Brooklyn,, NY – A car driving through the streets of Williamsburg, Brooklyn Friday night, struck and killed a pedestrian who was crossing the intersection of Flushing Avenue and Bedford Avenue Approx. 8:50 PM. The 21-year-old driver of the Mitsubishi sedan remained on the scene.
According to two witnesses, the victim 62-year-old R’ Elimilech Wiess, was heavily bleeding from the impact of the collision.
Hatzolah volunteers transported Weiss about 9:00pm to Bellevue Hospital, where he was r”l pronounced dead.
The NYPD of the 90th Precinct and NYPD Highway are investigating this accident, no charges have been filed.