Canarsie, Brooklyn, NY (March 29, 2019) – Police reported an incident on Friday morning, March 29th, in which a van was stated to have crashed through the window of a McDonald’s restaurant located in the Canarsie area. The incident was reported to have happened at the McDonald’s located at 2028 Rockaway Parkway at approximately 8:40 a.m., according to authorities.
Officials from the FDNY said that a silver van crashed through the front window of the restaurant, subsequently sending shards of broken glass flying through the establishment. At least half of the vehicle was fully inside the restaurant following the crash, and pieces of glass were spread across the tables and floors.
Emergency medical crews were immediately called to the scene where they transported one person to a local hospital to be treated. However, it is currently unknown as to whether the injured party was a patron of the restaurant or an occupant of the vehicle involved. The severity of the injuries that were suffered has not been stated.
The cause of this incident is currently under investigation.
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