Photo: Zainab Iqbal/BklynerSUNSET PARK/GOWANUS — Two more pedestrians were struck and killed by drivers early yesterday morning and today. They are the third and fourth pedestrians killed in Brooklyn in just a few days. On Thursday, December 19 at around 3:30 p.m., 85-year-old Brendan Gill was crossing
GREENPOINT – As neighbors and advocates for ending traffic violence were mourning the death of 10-year-old Enzo Farachio in Midwood [/enzo-farachio/] last night, another pedestrian neighborhoods away was run over by a driver and killed. On Thursday, September 12 at around 8:04 p.m., a 62-year-old man was driving his
At the corner of Church Avenue and Coney Island Avenue. (Photo: Zainab Iqbal/Bklyner)KENSINGTON/ PROSPECT PARK SOUTH – A 49-year-old female pedestrian was struck and killed by the driver of a Honda vehicle Monday morning at an intersection people have been complaining about for years. At around 9:10 a.
CROWN HEIGHTS – Early yesterday morning, another pedestrian was hit and killed by a city garbage truck [/sanitation-truck-strikes-cyclist-bushwick/]. This time, however, the driver was arrested and charged. Police got the call around 6:45 am on Thursday, October 11: a person had been struck by a vehicle at Eastern Parkway and
Brighton Beach Avenue. (Screenshot via Google Maps)Today, an 85-year-old driver in Brighton Beach struck three pedestrians in broad daylight when he jumped the curb, killing one woman and injuring two others. The elderly driver of a 2016 Lexus was attempting to reverse into a parking spot in front of