Three killed in van crash

June 14, 2008 9:25:19 PM PDT
A deadly accident on the New York state thruway claimed three lives. Three women were killed and at least ten others injured after a van crashed Saturday morning.

The accident happened on the border of Rockland and Orange counties.

Police said the women were returning home from a catering job when the driver, who may have fallen asleep, crashed into a pedestrian footbridge.

The victims ranged from 20 to 50 years old.