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Van Hit Three People in Front of Penn Station, Police Say


The New York Police Department told Law Newz that three people were struck by a red van outside Penn Station in Manhattan. It happened Friday afternoon. The victims were sent to Bellevue Hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

Officials told NBC New York that this seems to be an accident: When police got at the scene, the gas pedal remained stuck to the floor mat, they said. The driver has not been charged with any crimes.

This investigation remains ongoing.

Update – Sept. 29, 7:05 p.m.: Added information about officials saying this seems to be an accident.

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