Two Children Hit by SUV in New Rochelle

According to police two children were taken to the hospital for treatment on Tuesday after being struck by an SUV while in a parking area in New Rochelle. Police stated that around 4:30 PM a 12-year old boy and 10-year old girl were struck by an SUV when it appeared to roll backwards, witnesses stating to various news sources that the mother of one of the children believed the car to be in park when it began moving backwards towards the kids. The girl was taken to the hospital, reportedly in critical condition; no further details have been officially released as of yet. The boy was also taken to the hospital for treatment for less serious injuries. Police are investigating the official cause of the incident, though it is being looked at as an accident.

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