The impact flipped the car and sent it rolling over. Police said the severely mangled SUV ended up on its side and erupted into flames, according to a Fox News
Three adult passengers, all women, were declared dead at the scene, as were an 8-year-old girl and a 9-year-old boy.
The driver, a 45-year-old woman, was undergoing surgery at Jamaica Hospital, said Joann Ariola of the hospital’s public affairs department. She said a 7-year-old boy was in stable condition in the pediatric emergency room, and a man was in stable condition and likely to be treated and soon released. Police said that the man was 26 years old.
No identifications have been released