Pei Yao Wu, 82, struck, killed by SUV in Sheepshead Bay

The driver remained on the scene at East 16th Street and Gravesend Neck Road. (3/22/14)

BROOKLYN - An elderly woman is dead after being struck by an SUV in Sheepshead Bay.

Pei Yao Wu, 82, had been walking about seven blocks from her home, by the corner of East 16th Street and Gravesend Neck Road, at around 8 a.m. Friday. 

First responders say Wu was rushed to Coney Island Hospital, where she was pronounced dead. 

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The 43-year-old SUV driver remained on the scene. They were issued two summonses by police -- one for failure to yield to a pedestrian and one for failure to exercise due care. 

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