Brooklyn, NY (April 15, 2020) – One victim injured in a collision Sunday evening has passed away, according to reports.
On April 12, at around 9:51 p.m., 30-year-old Mohammed Rafaq was traveling down the roadway when his 2005 Hyundai Elantra collided with a 2014 Infinity QX6 at the intersection of Ocean Parkway and Avenue Z. The impact of the collision sent the Infiniti into a pole at the intersection.
Rafaq suffered critical injuries in the crash. He was rushed to NYU Langone Hospital-Brooklyn. Authorities confirmed that Rafaq passed away from his injuries on April 13.
At this time, police are investigating.
Our deepest condolences go out to the family of Mr. Mohammed Rafaq at this time.
Car Accidents in New York
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