NYPD: 8 arrested for fraud after staged crash

March 23, 2011 3:28:23 AM PDT
New York City police have video they say shows a staged accident last summer in the Bronx.

Police say three drivers intentionally crashed their vehicles into each other.

The three then allegedly went around the block and backed into each other to cause more damage.

The drivers and several passengers then allegedly got medical treatment at a nearby clinics.

Police arrested eight people on Tuesday for insurance fraud.