NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – Two BMW drivers are facing charges following a multi-vehicle crash on the New England Thruway in the Bronx.

Several people were hurt in the wreck, at least one critically.

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Police say two BMWs – one white, one gray – were speeding when they crashed around 7 p.m. near the Baychester Avenue exit in Throggs Neck.

One BMW cut the other one off, causing both drivers to lose control, police said. Both cars then slammed into a Kia.

The front-end damage to the white BMW and its deployed airbags reflect how violent the crash was.

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Police have not estimated how fast the cars were going, though they say they were clearly speeding.

In all, nine people were hurt, most seriously the 68-year-old driver of the Kia, who was taken to the hospital in critical condition. A 58-year-old woman was also hospitalized in stable condition. The Kia was left a mangled mess, CBS2’s Aundrea Cline-Thomas reported.

One of the BMWs also struck a Honda.

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The BMW drivers, 31-year-old Christopher Coates and 23-year-old Jahmeik White, were both charged with driving while intoxicated and reckless driving.