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Eight Injured in Centereach Crash, Including Two Children

By CHRIS SABELLA, Senior Correspondent | August 17, 2021 | NEW YORK

Story No. 081921100

CENTEREACH, NY - SCPD 4th Squad responded to the scene of a MVA that seriously injured two children and six others on Middle Cty. Road, just west of Hawkins Ave., at approximately 2:30 P.M. on Tuesday afternoon, August 17th. The crash occurred as one car was traveling westbound and a second car attempted to make a left turn into a parking lot. A three-year-old and a seven-year-old were rushed from the scene with serious injuries. Three other children, aged three, 10 and 13, along with three adults were all transported with minor injuries. SCPD closed the roadway for an investigation. Centereach was assisted by Nesconset FD and Stonybrook FD with ambulances.

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