SUV kills 74-year-old woman crossing the street in South Bronx
The driver, a 47-year-old woman, was headed south on Beekman St. around 11:30 a.m. when the accident occurred. She and her passenger, an 8-year-old girl, were in stable condition.
By Rocco Parascandola / NEW YORK DAILY NEWS
Tuesday, November 5, 2013, 2:37 PM
The driver of a 2013 Infiniti struck a building Tuesday after mowing down a pedestrian who died at Lincoln Hospital.
An SUV struck and killed a 74-year-old woman crossing a South Bronx street, then jumped the curb and hit a building, police said.
The victim appeared to be in the crosswalk on E. 141st St. when she was hit by a 2013 Infiniti heading south on Beekman St. at 11:30 a.m. Tuesday, cops said. The woman suffered severe head trauma and died at Lincoln Hospital, police said.
Her name was not immediately released, but cops said she lived nearby in Mott Haven.
The driver, a 47-year-old woman, and her passenger, an 8-year-old girl, were in stable condition at Lincoln with minor injuries. Both their air bags deployed, police said.
It wasn’t clear if the driver would be charged.