Firetruck crashes into car in Queens; 5 firefighters, 2 others injured

QUEENS (WABC) -- An FDNY firetruck apparatus was involved in a crash with another vehicle in Queens.

It happened Sunday at 4:13 a.m. on 61st Street and Queens Boulevard.

Citizen App captured video of the scene.

Five firefighters and two other people were treated for injuries and taken to area hospitals.

It's not yet known what led to the collision.

The incident is under investigation.

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