NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — A driver is in critical condition following an early morning crash on the Upper East Side.
It happened around 1 a.m. Monday on Park Avenue at East 84th Street.READ MORE: Jury Reaches Verdict In Trial Of Derek Chauvin
A black sedan crashed into a construction area after hitting a silver SUV. The driver of the sedan was taken to the hospital in critical but stable condition. The driver and passenger inside the SUV were also taken to the hospital in stable condition.READ MORE: Police: Gabriel Dewitt Wilson In Custody After Deadly Shooting At West Hempstead Stop & Shop
The construction scene was not active at the time of the crash, but investigators are still trying to figure out what happened and do believe right now that speed may have been a factor, CBS2’s Magdalena Doris reported.MORE NEWS: Five Things We Know About The West Hempstead Stop & Shop Shooting
The crash closed Park Avenue from 86th to 84th streets southbound for hours, but all lanes have since reopened.