Forklift operator Alexis Cordero charged after hitting woman in Borough Park

The operator faces several charges, including operating a vehicle without a license. (3/28/14)

BROOKLYN - A forklift operator has been charged after hitting an elderly woman in Borough Park. 

Police say Alexis Cordero is facing charges of reckless driving, third-degree assault and operating a vehicle without a license. 

The 73-year-old woman is recovering from a leg injury at Lutheran Medical Center. 

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The accident happened Wednesday afternoon on 60th Street and 13th Avenue.

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