RIVERDALE, Md (WUSA) - Five children were injured when two vehicles collided and one drove out of control into a fenced yard where the kids were playing on Friday afternoon.
The accident happened in the 5200 block of 57th Ave., where one SUV overtook the other. It then crushed a fence, drove through a hedge and over a kiddie pool where four children were playing before coming to a stop.
The four children in the pool as well as a child in one of the vehicles were injured and taken to the hospital. At least one child was critically injured. Both adult drivers were also injured. The injured children range in age from four to 10 years.
Prince George's County Police are on the scene continuing to investigate.
We will update this story as information becomes available.