Woman, 56, Dies After Being Hit By Car In Bronx

Published on December 18, 2014, 9:55 am
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A 56-year-old woman died after a car struck her in Bronx Wednesday night, police said.

Authorities said a 2012 Nissan Sentra slammed into Denise Lippin as she was crossing Bruckner Boulevard on E. 138th Street in Mott Haven around 7:45 p.m.

Emergency responders rushed her to Lincoln Hospital, but she could not be saved.

The vehicle remained on scene and police did not suspect any criminality, according to officials.

The investigation was ongoing early Thursday.

Anyone with information related to this incident is asked to call the NYPD‘s Crime Stoppers hotline at 1800577TIPS (8477) or for Spanish, 188857PISTA (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.


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