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Staten Island car crash injures 11 people, officials say

Eleven people were injured after two vehicles collided in Staten Island Thursday afternoon, shortly after a car plowed into pedestrians in Times Square. 

A van crashed on Broadway near Castleton Avenue in the Port Richmond section of the borough just before 12 p.m., according to the Staten Island Advance. The people were taken to the hospital suffering from minor injuries.

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The crash came as a vehicle rammed into a crowd of pedestrians in Manhattan's Times Square, killing one person and injuring at least 19 people. The driver of the vehicle was taken into custody, the NYPD said. 

There was no indication that the two incidents were related.