CHELSEA, Manhattan — Two NYPD officers were seriously injured in a multi-vehicle crash in Manhattan Wednesday morning, according to the NYPD and FDNY.
The crash happened around 8:45 a.m. at the corner of West 25th Street and Ninth Avenue in Chelsea, police and fire officials said.
Police are investigating whether the officers were responding to a nearby construction worker accident when the crash occurred.
Two officers were taken to NYC Health + Hospitals/Bellevue in serious but stable condition, police said.
The other driver, a civilian, was taken to Lenox Hill Hospital in serious but stable condition, according to police and fire officials.