NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — A man and woman were killed late Monday in a crash in the parking lot of a BJ’s Wholesale Club store in College Point, Queens.
The crash happened around 9:30 p.m. in the parking lot of the BJ’s at 137-05 20th Ave. in Queens, police confirmed to CBS2.READ MORE: Woman Wanted For Allegedly Punching MTA Employee In The Face At Times Square Subway Station
Police said the 87-year-old man was trying to drive the 1989 Mercury out of the parking lot when he lost control, hit an unoccupied minivan, and finally hit a light pole.
The man and the 89-year-old woman were pronounced dead at the scene, police said.READ MORE: Metro-North Penn Station Access Project Allowed To Resume, 4 New Stations To Be Added In The Bronx
The names of the victims had not been released late Tuesday.
The NYPD Collision Investigation Squad was investigating.MORE NEWS: Police Trying To Identify Man Wanted After Woman Stabbed On Brooklyn Subway Platform
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