THE BRONX — Two people are dead and one more is injured after a car hit the wall underneath the bridge of an elevated 6 train track in the Bronx, police said.
According the FDNY, reports came in about the crash at around 6:46 p.m. It happened at East 165th Street and Whitlock Avenue.
Upon arrival, authorities say they discovered a 2005 Nisaan Altima and three occupants with injuries. A 23-year-old man and a 30-year-old woman — the driver and the front seat passenger — were taken to Lincoln Hospital, where both were later pronounced dead.
A third person, a 20-year-old man — the rear passenger — was sent to St. Barnabas Hospital in stable condition.
The investigation is ongoing from the NYPD’s Collision Investigation Squad.