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ITHACA, N.Y. — Two people were rescued from a van Friday after it crashed into a building on Elmira Road.

The crash was reported at about 1 p.m. Friday. When emergency crews arrived, they found two people trapped in a van that had crashed into a storage building at Wilcox Tire at 233 Elmira Road in Ithaca, the Ithaca Fire Department said.

Ithaca firefighters were able to help both occupants get out of the car and Bangs Ambulance transported them to Cayuga Medical Center.

The two people involved had minor injuries.

The Ithaca Police Department is investigating the incident.

Featured image provided by the Ithaca Fire Department.

Kelsey O'Connor

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