Two people were hospitalized after they were struck by a car at a bus stop on Northwest 31st Avenue, law enforcement officials said.
According to the news release by authorities, the crash happened at the Northwest 31st Avenue and Northwest 6th Street intersection. This was where two vehicles crashed and then collided with pedestrians at a bus stop.
The Fort Lauderdale Police Department reported that a gray BMW was exiting from a gas station when it made an improper U-Turn, lost control, and then crashed into another vehicle. The vehicle that was struck then continued to travel and struck two people that were sitting on the bus bench.
EMS arrived to the scene of the accident soon after it happened and administered first aid to the injured victims. Emergency crews reported that both pedestrians that were struck were taken to the hospital in stable condition after suffering several injuries.
There were no reports on the condition of the driver in the vehicle that careened into them.
Authorities say that the incident is currently under investigation and no other details were released to the public.
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