WPIX News Van Hits Three Pedestrians in New Jersey

By Kevin Eck 

A WPIX news van hit three pedestrians in Elizabeth, New Jersey on Friday. The pedestrians are expected to be OK.

Around 8 a.m. Friday, officials say two children and their aunt were crossing the street when they were hit by a van belonging to the New York CW affiliate.

The aunt had to be pulled out from under the van. One of the children had a leg injury.


A spokesperson for WPIX wrote in a statement, “Our hearts go out to those involved and their families. We are fully cooperating with the authorities as they investigate this incident. At this time, our primary focus is on the well-being of those injured.”