Police: Driver Arrested In Connection With Deadly Hit-And-Run In Brooklyn

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Police say a driver has been arrested in connection with a deadly hit-and-run in Brooklyn.

It happened Thursday night in Gerritsen Beach. Police say 49-year-old Ju Xiang Chen, a food delivery man, was on a scooter when he was hit by a Nissan Altima at Gerritsen Avenue and Avenue V.

Police say the driver had gone through a red light. Cops spotted the driver a short distance away and took her into custody.

Chen was taken to the hospital where he later died.

Police arrested 18-year-old Kathryn Foris and have charged her with leaving the scene of an accident.

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  1. Missy says:

    My thoughts and prayers are with the family of Ju Xiang Chen as they try to cope with such a profound loss. May he rest in peace.

  2. James says:

    She was most likely drunk or high or something like that! Rot in jail

  3. Soap says:

    Charged with leaving the scene ? should be charged with murder and make her eat her phone. Even if she was not using it.

  4. LEN DEREVENSKY says:

    THANK YOU NYPD FOR YOUR QUICK WORK IN THIS CASE. GOD BLESS.

  5. She should rot in jail says:

    A life sentence is too short for this piece of crap.Who runs from a accident drugs drunk what is her problem .Her family should be proud on raising such a loser.Please rot in jail your everything that is wrong in this world.

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