Brooklyn, NY (October 27, 2019) – On Sunday night, a man was killed in a fatal accident on Cozine Avenue involving a passenger vehicle and sanitation truck.
The man whose life was lost was driving his passenger vehicle at the time of the crash. He was identified as 22-year-old Zackariah Johnson.
His vehicle collided head-on with a sanitation truck and then burst into flames.
A passerby came across the accident and attempted to pull Johnson out of the vehicle. However, he tragically passed away due to his injuries.
Nobody in the sanitation truck was injured.
No other details have been released and the investigation continues.
We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time.
Fatal Accidents in New York
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