On Saturday, December 1, 2018, 2018 at approximately 11:37 a.m., police responded to a 911 call of an unconscious female on the roadway at Riverdale Avenue and West 263 Street within the confines of the 50 Precinct in Bronx.
Upon arrival, police discovered an 89-year-old female unconscious and unresponsive with body and leg trauma lying on the roadway. EMS responded and transported the female to Saint Barnabas Hospital where she succumbed to her injuries.
An investigation revealed that the 89-year-old female was crossing Riverdale Avenue from east to west when the 35-year-old female operating a 2015 GMC Terrain west on West 263 made a left turn onto southbound Riverdale Avenue striking the pedestrian.
The deceased is identified as:
537 Riverdale Avenue
Yonkers, NY 10705
The investigation is ongoing by the Collision Investigation Squad.
Anyone with information related to this incident is asked to call the NYPD‘s Crime Stoppers hotline at 1–800–577–TIPS (8477) or for Spanish, 1–888–57–PISTA (74782). The public can also submit their tips by logging onto the Crime Stoppers’ website or by texting their tips to 274637 (CRIMES) then enter TIP577.
All tips will be kept strictly confidential.