Three-vehicle crash involving three 13-year-olds sends one person to hospital

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EARLIER: Police told Local 4 News on Tuesday that three juveniles, all 13, were involved in the crash, and all three face charges.

EARLIER UPDATE: Crews from the Davenport Police Department, Davenport Fire Department and Medic EMS responded to the intersection of Central Park Avenue and Harrison Street — across from Vander Veer Park — at approximately 9 p.m. Monday in reference to a report of a crash.

A preliminary investigation indicates a stolen Honda Civic, traveling westbound, failed to yield to a red light and collided with two vehicles in traffic.

Two juvenile occupants were taken into custody and charged with theft 1st degree, a news release says.

No serious injuries were reported.

This incident remains under investigation, and no further details are available at this time.

EARLIER UPDATE: Police were on the scene of a serious crash involving three vehicles Monday evening across from Vander Veer Park, Davenport.

Shortly after 9 p.m., police were at the intersection of Central Park Avenue and Harrison Street, where they saw a white vehicle blow through stop signs before blowing through the intersection and crashing into two other cars.

A vehicle occupied by multiple juveniles without driver’s licenses crashed into two other vehicles shortly after 9 p.m. Monday at the intersection of Central Park Avenue and Harrison Street, across from Vander Veer Park, Davenport. (Mike Colón, OurQuadCities.com)

There is no word yet on how many people were injured in this incident.

At least one person, a child from one of the cars, was taken by ambulance to a nearby hospital to be checked out.

Three people were taken into custody by officers at the scene.

The white car, believed to be stolen and occupied by juveniles, had been spotted driving erratically in the area before the accident.

None of the occupants in the vehicle were of age to drive.

Police were on the lookout for a vehicle occupied by juveniles that was driving erratically, speeding and blowing through stop signs before crashing into two other vehicles just after 9 p.m. Monday at the intersection of Central Park Avenue and Harrison Street, across from Vander Veer Park, Davenport. (Mike Colón, OurQuadCities.com)

Local 4 Photojournalist Mike Colón was the first and only reporter at the scene and says the drivers of the other cars were shaken up but did not require medical attention.

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