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Two dead, four injured in Bronx crash

Posted at 8:50 AM, Nov 09, 2013
and last updated 2013-11-09 15:21:34-05

bx crashNew York (PIX11) — Two people were killed and four others injured in a three-car accident on the Hutchinson River Parkway Saturday morning.  It happened at about 7 o’clock in the southbound lanes of the parkway at Orchard Beach Road.

Two people suffered serious injuries that authorities say are not life-threatening.  Two others suffered minor injuries.

Police say an SUV struck the guardrail and swerved back into traffic, hitting a livery cab.  Two passengers in the cab were killed instantly.

Southbound lanes of the parkway were closed due to the accident, but have since been reopened.