NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Police are investigating an accident that left a 77-year-old female pedestrian dead on Monday afternoon.
At 12:25 p.m., police responded to a 911 call of a pedestrian struck at Flatbush and Atlantic avenues in Park Slope.READ MORE: Appointments No Longer Needed At NYC's COVID Vaccination Sites; Anyone 16+ May Walk In, Mayor De Blasio Announces
Upon arrival, police determined that the victim — later identified as Winnifred Matthias — was struck by a 2013 dump truck as it traveled northbound on Flatbush Avenue.READ MORE: Ghislaine Maxwell Due In Manhattan Federal Court On New Sex Trafficking Charges Allegedly Involving 14-Year-Old
The driver of the truck remained on the scene.
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