De Blasio Says Deadly Queens Bus Collision 'Shocking' and 'Very Painful Moment'

At least three people were killed when two buses collided at an intersection in Flushing, Queens, on Monday, September 18, with multiple other injuries also reported.

“We’ve had a really tragic morning here in Flushing, Queens,” said Mayor Bill de Blasio. “Just shocking to see the scene over there, hard to compare it to anything I’ve ever seen.” Credit: YouTube/NYC Mayor’s Office via Storyful