Police: Driver of Van Carrying Children Ran Stop Sign, Caused Crash

Published 03/31 2014 09:24PM

Updated 04/01 2014 11:45PM

ELMIRA, N.Y. (WETM-18) - Elmira Police said the driver of a van carrying five children crashed into a car after running a stop sign on Grand Central Avenue Monday night.

Police said the children were taken to the hospital as a precaution and were not seriously hurt.

Police said an adult was driving a white van down East Thurston Street. The driver did not stop and hit a woman driving a car up Grand Central Avenue. She was not hurt.

Police expect to charge the driver of the van, who was also not injured.

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