[UPDATED 10:00PM ET]
Hagaon HaRav Reuven Feinstein and his Rebbitzen were injured in a car accident on Tuesday.
The Rebbitzen sustained internal bleeding and underwent surgery. Bechasdei Hashem, the procedure appears successful, and she remains hospitalized in Staten Island. The Rosh Yeshiva was badly bruised but x-rays came back negative. The Rosh Yeshiva was discharged from the hospital late Tuesday night.
Rav Reuven is the Rosh Yeshiva of Yeshiva of Staten Island, and the youngest son of Hagaon HaRav Moshe Feinstein ZATZAL. His older brother is Hagaon HaRav David Feinstein Shlita, the Rosh Yeshiva of Mesivta Tiferes Yerushalayim.
Their names for Tehillim are Shalom Reuven ben Shima and Chava Sarah bas Ita Devorah.
(Yossi Taub – YWN)