BK intersection named deadliest in the city

BROOKLYN - An intersection in Crown Heights has been named the deadliest in the city, according to a new website that uses NYPD statistics to find dangerous roads.

According to the site Crash Stat, the intersection of Eastern Parkway and Utica Avenue has seen three times the number of crashes as the second most fatal intersection, which is in Times Square.

The busy cross streets are also on the top 10 vehicle-pedestrian accident list with 141 crashes and six fatalities.

The intersections of Flushing Avenue and Broadway, and Nostrand and Atlantic avenues ranked second and third most dangerous.

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