NORTH AMITYVILLE, Long Island — Nine people were injured in a crash involving 10 cars in North Amityville Tuesday afternoon.
The crash happened just after 12 p.m. on Route 110 near Bentley Road, police said. A woman, 78, was driving a Lexus sedan when she sped up at a red light and crashed into another vehicle.
Police believe the woman suffered a “medical event” at the time of the crash.
Nine people were taken to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries, police said.
In total, 10 vehicles were involved in the crash.