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Horrific fatal accident on Grand Central Parkway
QUEENS (WABC) -- Traffic is back to normal on the westbound Grand Central Parkway in Queens after a fatal accident involving a downed light pole.
The accident happened near 188th Street in the Holliswood section.
Apparently, a car crashed into other vehicles that were stopped for the initial accident -- a car into a light pole.
As a result, that car caught on fire. One person was trapped inside that vehicle and died.
A second person was taken to a local hospital.
The NYPD is conducting a full investigation into this deadly accident.
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