Brooklyn, NY (July 12, 2020) – Around 7:50 p.m. last night, July 11, a fatal DUI pedestrian accident took place on a roadway in Brooklyn.
According to authorities, a 50-year-old man was exiting his parked car on 39th Street when a two-door sedan drove through the area and struck him.
The victim sustained severe injuries and was immediately transported to Maimonides Hospital. He passed away while there.
The driver of the sedan remained at the scene of the crash. He was charged with driving under the influence of alcohol.
An investigation into the collision is currently ongoing.
We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time.
Pedestrian Accidents in New York
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