PHILADELPHIA — Authorities say two people were taken to a hospital after they were struck by a minivan near a transit station in Philadelphia’s Center City.

Police said the vehicle went out of control after a collision with a sport utility vehicle shortly before noon Tuesday near the Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority’s Suburban Station.

Officials said the minivan hit two people on the sidewalk and a newspaper stand and then crashed into a bank building on the corner, shattering its window.

Police said a 38-year-old man and a 77-year-old man were taken to Hahnemann University Hospital and placed in stable condition.

Capt. Patrick Kelly of the accident investigation unit told The Philadelphia Inquirer that he didn’t expect charges to be filed because the crash was an accident.

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