Archive for fatal pedestrian accident

Elderly Man Killed In Bronx Hit-And-Run

A 72-year-old man was fatally struck by a car in Wakefield, Bronx, officials said. The man was crossing the intersection of Nereid and Richardson Avenues when a black Ford Fusion made a left-turn and struck him, officials said.   The victim was taken to Jacobi Medical Center where…

Man Fatally Struck In Northern Boulevard Car Crash

A 79-year-old man was hit and killed when he crossed the street on Northern Boulevard in Flushing, officials said. The man was crossing Prince Street and Northern Boulevard against the light, officials said.   The 56-year-old female driver of a Ford Explorer SUV was traveling westbound when she…

One Teen Killed, Another Injured In Ozone Park Car Crash

Jazmine Marin, 13, was killed and another girl, whose identity has not been released, was injured after they were struck by a car while walking to school in Ozone Park, Queens, officials said. The accident occurred at Cross Bay Boulevard near 149th Avenue around 7 a.m.   The…

Woman Fatally Struck By Bus In The Financial District

Bella Krementsova, 58, was struck and killed by a bus at Trinity Place and Exchange Alley in the Financial District, officials said. Cops issued a summons for bus driver, Roger Weckworth, 63, for failure to yield to a pedestrian causing injury, officials said.   Krementsova was crossing the…

Pedestrian Killed By Hit-And-Run Van In The Bronx

David Pajarito-Mendez, 38, of Brighton Beach, was fatally struck by a hit-and run van in Morrisania, Bronx on Monday evening, officials said. The accident happened near East 162nd Street and Courtlandt Avenue.   According to surveillance footage, Pajarito-Mendez wobbled onto the street and laid there for about 45…

Drunk Driver Fatally Strikes Manhattanville College Student

Robert Schartner, 21, of Fishkill, was fatally struck by a drunk driver at the intersection of Westchester Avenue and Anderson Hill Road in White Plains, officials said. Schartner was a dedicated lacrosse player at Manhattanville College, police and relatives said.   Schartner was walking back to school at…

Driver Arrested After Fatally Striking UES Woman

Pjerin Gjerji, 48, of Yorktown Heights, was arrested and charged with failing to yield and exercise due caution in the car accident that killed Blanca Pagan, 73, of the Upper East Side, officials said.   Pagan was attempting to cross the street at East 89th Street and York…

Pedestrian Fatally Struck On Queens Highway

A man was fatally struck when he attempted to cross the Van Wyck Expressway in Queens officials said.   The 67-year-old, whose name has not been released, was attempting to cross the highway from the northbound side near the Atlantic Avenue side when he was struck by a…

City Bus Fatally Strikes Woman In LES

Anna Colon, 73, of Brooklyn, was killed when she was struck by an MTA bus on the Lower East Side, according to sources.   The bus was turning off Avenue D onto East Houston Street when Colon was struck, police said. Colon was not in the crosswalk at…

Brooklyn Man Killed By Hit-And-Run Driver

Francis Perez, 28, was fatally struck by a hit-and-run driver in Sheepshead Bay, Brooklyn, officials said. Perez was crossing Avenue V when he was struck by the car traveling west on the street.   Emergency responders found Perez lying unresponsive in the street. He was taken to Coney…

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