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Minivan plows into several pedestrians leaving 1 dead, 4 injured in Queens

Posted at 11:56 AM, Mar 11, 2013
and last updated 2013-03-11 11:56:37-04
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Several people were injured and one was killed after a minivan jumped the curb following a multi-vehicle accident. (MARIO DIAZ)

Police are on the scene of a fatal accident where a minivan jumped the curb, mowing down several pedestrians. One man was pronounced dead at the scene, while 4 others were injured.

The accident happened at about 10:45 a.m. Monday outside of LaGuardia Community College on Thomson Ave. and 30th Street.

Detectives are investigating the incident that reportedly unraveled after a multi-vehicle accident which sent the minivan onto the curb and into the pedestrian.

The 22-year-old victim was not immediately identified.