Two Hospitalized After Serious Accident Near Long Island Summer Camp

Frank Lewis

Two people were injured in a serious accident in Melville, New York earlier Wednesday afternoon.

Two people were hospitalized after a serious crash on Round Swamp Road in Melville, New York, earlier Wednesday afternoon. Sources advise that the accident took place in the intersection of Round Swamp Road and Phaetons Gate at around 12:45 p.m. The accident took place near the Crestwood Country Day Camp.

Upon arriving on scene, police and firefighters found that there was at least one person trapped inside of a vehicle, which required fire officials to cut the vehicle with the "jaws of life." Both of the injured victims were transported to a local hospital in an unknown condition.

Round Swamp Road near the intersection of Phaetons Gate is reopen, but there is still police activity on the southbound shoulders of the road.


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