ELMONT, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) – Four teenagers suffered serious injuries after a head-on collision involving four vehicles on Long Island Wednesday afternoon.

One of the cars involved in the crash hurtled onto the sidewalk, striking the victims near the corner of Dutch Broadway and Elmont Road in Elmont.

Police say the three girls and one boy who were struck are sophomores who had just left school. Two of the girls, one of whom was airlifted, were taken to an area hospital in critical condition, according to authorities.

The other girl and the boy sustained non-life threatening injuries.

It happened at around 3:40 p.m. at Elmont Road and Dutch Broadway.

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