Eight people were seriously hurt and the other was critically injured. All of them were taken to Staten Island University North Hospital.
Bishop Simon White, his wife and four other church leaders were killed when the van they were riding in blew a tire and rolled over on the New York State Thruway.
There were prayers and tears on Sunday night at the Bronx Church that lost its bishop, his wife and four others members in a tragic crash on the New York State Thruway.
At least six people have died and more were injured when a minivan carrying members from a church crashed on the New York State Thruway, about five miles north of the Woodbury Common shopping mall.
Police said a cab jumped the sidewalk and hit four people, a 71-year-old man, a man on a bike and two girls in front of the coffee shop.
The Coast Guard says a cargo ship and a commercial fishing vessel have collided 11 miles south of Jones Beach.