Father, 2 children hit by vehicle in Old Tappan, New Jersey

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Tuesday, March 12, 2024
Father, 2 kids struck by car in Old Tappan, NJ
The three victims were taken to a local hospital.

OLD TAPPAN, New Jersey (WABC) -- Two children and their father were hit by a car in Old Tappan, New Jersey Tuesday morning.

The family was walking to school around 8:20 a.m. when the vehicle struck them while they walked on Charles Place crossing in the crosswalk on Kay Street.

The vehicle was making a left-hand turn onto Kay Street and hit all three.

The young victims are believed to be elementary-aged.

The father and children suffered non-life-threatening injuries but were taken to a local hospital for treatment.

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Lindsay Tuchman reports.


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