Cops: 7 hurt, including 4 kids, in Hempstead crash


Emergency personnel respond to a two-vehicle accident involving seven people, including four children, at the intersection of Ingraham Boulevard and Phoenix Street in Hempstead on Wednesday, July 30, 2014. Photo Credit: Lori Chung

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Three adults and four children were taken to hospitals after two vehicles collided Wednesday morning at a Hempstead intersection, Hempstead Village police said.

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The injuries were not serious, police said, and the children, who were riding in a sport utility vehicle, were "all properly restrained" in car seats.

The collision, which resulted when the SUV rolled over and struck a parked vehicle, occurred at 10:37 a.m. at Ingraham Boulevard and Phoenix Street, said police, who had no further information as to how the collision occurred.

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