2 killed, 2 hurt, including 18-month-old, when car crashes into Fall River building

The driver, a 74-year-old Fall River woman, and a 29-year-old woman in the front passenger's seat died, authorities said.

FALL RIVER, Mass. (AP) — Two people were killed and two others including an 18-month old child were injured when the car they were in veered out of control and struck a building in Fall River, authorities said.

The car appears to have struck the curb, gone out of control and struck a building that houses a thrift store at about 12:30 p.m. Tuesday, according to a statement from the Bristol district attorney’s office.

The driver, a 74-year-old Fall River woman, and a 29-year-old woman in the front passenger’s seat died, authorities said.

A 23-year-old Fall River woman and an 18-month-old boy in the rear seat were taken to Rhode Island Hospital. The child was in serious but stable condition, authorities said.

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No names were released. The accident remains under investigation. No other vehicles or pedestrians were involved.


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