BREAKING: Car Flipped Near Marine Pkwy Bridge

UPDATE (1:00 p.m.): NY Daily News photographer Todd Maisel is on the scene and is reporting via Twitter that it was a hit-and-run, with two people pulled out of the overturned car.

“Driver of overturn said blue car cut her off. She hit guardrail and skidding sideways down hwy into another vehicle,” Maisel tweeted.

There were no life threatening injuries, according to Maisel, and the car is in the process of being cleared from the highway.

You can see photos of the incident in Maisel’s Twitter stream.

Original story:

An accident left at least one car overturned on near Flatbush Avenue on the Belt Parkway, just before the Marine Parkway Bridge, according to a report that came over the police scanner just minutes ago. [Corrected]

NYPD Highway units are responding to the scene. The condition of the car’s driver or passengers is not yet known.

We will post more information as it becomes available.

This is a breaking news story and may contain inaccuracies. We will update it as more information becomes available. If anyone has more information or additional photos, please send them to tips (at) sheepsheadbites (dot) com.

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