According to the "wtop.com"

Jul 02, 2022

Friday, Aug 12, 2022 - 02:40:31

DC firework stand crash kills two, police say

This news has been received from: wtop.com

All trademarks, copyrights, videos, photos and logos are owned by respective news sources. News stories, videos and live streams are from trusted sources.

mail: [NewsMag]

DC Police say two were killed during a crash in Northeast Saturday. (Courtesy, DC Police)

D.C. Police say that two adult victims were discovered at the scene of a crash along Minnesota Avenue and Hunt Place in Northeast.

Officers first confirmed the crash just after 6 p.m. with “multiple pedestrians struck.

  • More Washington, D.C. News

The department said that the two victims died at the scene.

Police have not identified the victims or the cause of the crash and the investigation is ongoing.

A news conference will be held in the area in the following hours.

PIO headed to the major crash scene, and will establish media briefing area at Minnesota Ave & Hunt Place NE. Preliminary report of a vehicle into a fireworks stand with multiple pedestrians struck. Additional info forthcoming

— DC Police Department (@DCPoliceDept) July 2, 2022

News Source: wtop.com

Tags: dc police hunt place minnesota avenue northeast multiple pedestrians struck at the scene in northeast

Leicester closing in on first signing 62 days after window opened with free transfer move for Alex Smithies

Next News:

At least one injured in shooting near Dupont in DC

At least one person was shot in Washington, D.C., Thursday evening near Dupont Circle, according to a preliminary report from the Metropolitan Police Department.

An adult male victim was found unconscious and not breathing before being transported to a nearby hospital, a spokesperson for the MPD told the Washington Examiner.

CLICK HERE TO READ MORE FROM THE WASHINGTON EXAMINER

The spokesperson emphasized that available information on the shooting was preliminary and he was unable to provide the exact location where it took place. He said the information just came out around 9:32 p.m. local time.

A rapid succession of loud bangs was heard in the area, followed by a swarm of police vehicles.

Multiple gunshots heard - Connecticut and S NW, north of DuPont circle. Police swarming

— Will Shilton (@willshilt) August 12, 2022


One user on Twitter claimed a friend said at least four bodies were found on the ground between Connecticut and Florida Avenues.

A friend in Dupont texted me “Guys, multiple automatic gun shots on corner of Connecticut and Florida Ave. I saw at least 4 dead on ground. About 12 police cars and fire truck. It’s a war zone.” Anyone else see this? #Washington

— William Lafi Youmans (@wyoumans) August 12, 2022


This is a breaking story and will be updated.

Washington D.C. News shooting Gun Violence Law Enforcement

Other News

  • Anne Heche on life support, survival of crash ‘not expected’
  • Sevierville Police Department to Increase Impaired-Driving Enforcement Beginning August 17
  • Corporate Media Shifts Blame to Facebook After Mom Allegedly Performs Late-Term Abortion on Teen, Hides the Body
  • Suspect in killings of 2 Muslim men in Albuquerque is described as volatile by community members and police reports
  • New Hampshire school bus driver accused of stalking 8-year-old boy and his family
  • Who was Ricky Shiffer?
  • New Hampshire mother and two young sons found shot to death. Police have charged a child suspect with the murders.
  • Woman Apprehended After Firing BB Gun Towards Baltimore City Firefighters: State Police
  • Suspect In $8K Ulta Beauty Theft Nabbed At Crime Scene, Wanted Out Of PA: West Windsor Police
  • Anne Heche crash now being investigated as felony, police say
  • Dozens injured in Legoland roller coaster crash in Germany
  • 1 killed, 3 wounded in shooting outside of 24 Hour Fitness in East Bay
  • Driver Dies In Fiery Crash Near Middlefield Intersection
  • Unmarked Mass State Police Cruiser Involved In Dorchester Crash That Injured 4
  • WILD CHASE: Stolen Car Driver With Two Flats Hits Police Car, Parked Vehicles, Flees South
  • Fleeing Suspect Busted With PCP, Crack-Cocaine, Stolen Handgun After Baltimore Crash: Police
  • Man Stabbed Multiple Times By Person He Knew In Danbury, Police Say
  • FBI attacked: Armed gunman tried to break into bureau building
  • Woman Seriously Injured After Being Struck By Jeep Near Cold Spring Harbor Intersection