Five children killed in fiery crash in new York;lone survivor is 9 year old.

On Sunday Five children ranging in age from 8 to 17 years old died in fiery early morning crash in newyork.

Police said their vehicle veered off the Hutchinson river parkway in Scarsdale,crashed into a tree and caught fire.

The only survivor,a 9 – yr old boy,was taken to Westchester medical center with what police called non- life-threatening injuries.He had apparently been riding in a hatchback or cargo area and escaped out the back of the vehicle.

Westchester County police said a 16 – yearl old boy was likely driving the Nissan rogue.Police said the children who died four males and one female are all from Connecticut and that family members were being notified.

The police said the crash happened about 12:20 a.m.No other vehicles were involved.

Family had just moved to connecticut:

The crash remains under investigation the police said.A spokesman said it was not yet clear where the vehicle was coming from or where the vehicle was coming from or where it was heading.Police did not expect that the identities of the victims would be realsed in sunday.

A school supertidented about 50 miles Noth of Scarsdale in Connecticut said he reached out to the father on Sunday and offers to provide him information about support available in the community for him and his family .He planed to talk with the father again on Monday.

Conway said “it’s the unimaginable”according to the AP. “Having to now make arrangements for five of your children to be buried is a very difficult thing for any one – one child never,mind five that you’re going to have to now make arrangements for.”

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