Medical examiner: Blunt trauma is cause of death for car wash worker in Bed-Stuy crash

The worker was ejected from the vehicle he was moving and pronounced dead at the hospital.

The worker was ejected from the vehicle he was moving and pronounced dead at the hospital. (1/14/14)

BROOKLYN - The official cause of death has been released for a Bed-Stuy car wash worker killed in a crash over the weekend.

According to the medical examiner, the man died from blunt injuries to the torso Sunday afternoon.

Police say the employee was trying to move a Lincoln Navigator from the car wash lot on Atlantic and Bedford avenues when he collided with a Nissan Altima.

The worker was ejected from the vehicle and pronounced dead at Kings County Hospital.
 

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