A woman pushing a stroller with her infant child was struck by an SUV on Kingston Avenue. Despite being knocked to the ground, the mother and child miraculously did not suffer any serious injuries, boruch hashem.
The incident occurred near the intersection of Empire Boulevard and Kingston Avenue at around 6:50pm. The Volvo SUV, driven by a Jewish woman, was making a left hand turn from Empire onto Kingston when she struck the mother and child.
The driver of the SUV told CrownHeights.info that the woman was not in the crosswalk and that she immediately called Hatzalah after the crash.
Dozens of emergency responders arrived on at the scene within moments and gave aid to the two victims, later taken them to the hospital for further checkups and observation.
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