Little Girl Killed by Hit-and-run Driver While Walking with Parents
BROOKLYN, NEW YORK — June 27, 2018
Another unfortunate death occurred on Monday, when speeding car hit a little girl in Brooklyn, NY.
According to the police report, a four-year-old girl is dead and a 39-year-old mother was injured after they were struck by a driver backing up in a black SUV.
The 38-year-old driver subsequently fled the scene and his whereabouts remain unknown. Every escape route has been blocked, and all the highways, streets and fire breaks, police say.
Witnesses called 911. As they waited for the ambulance, the girl was still alive. But unfortunately, she died en route to the hospital. Her mother was also taken to an area hospital, where she is in stable condition.
This morning the police arrested a woman driving a car with the same license plate, which came under surveillance cameras. After questioning her Police released her without charges.
The investigation is ongoing.