Uniondale, NY - February 3, 2017 - First Squad detectives are investigating a serious auto accident that occurred on Thursday, February 02, 2017 at 2:45 pm in Uniondale.
According to detectives, while waiting at a bus stop in front of Walmart, 1123 Jerusalem Avenue, three victims, a 58 year old female, 42 year old female and a 37 year old female, were struck by a 2016 Toyota Corolla that was being operated by an 82 year old female from East Meadow. The driver, who was operating her car in the Walmart parking lot, lost control of her vehicle, mounted the adjacent curb, went through a fence and inadvertently struck the victims.
As a result of the accident the 58 year old female suffered serious head trauma, was transported to an area hospital and is listed in serious condition. The other victims both suffered leg injuries and were admitted to an area hospital for treatment regarding their injuries. The driver, who suffered broken ribs as well as facial lacerations and a fractured nose, was also transported to an area hospital for treatment.
The investigation into this non-criminal accident continues.