9 hurt when tree falls on Jackie Robinson Parkway in Queens

ByEyewitness News WABC logo
Sunday, July 17, 2016

NEW YORK (WABC) -- Nine people are recovering after a tree came down on a car in Queens.

The tree toppled onto the westbound lanes of the Jackie Robinson Parkway during Saturday's storms.

Four of those hurt went to the hospital, one of them with life-threatening injuries.

Firefighters have since removed the tree, and the lanes are back open.