Roberto Amador arrested after fatal Greenpoint crash that killed pedestrian Nicole Detweiler

A man has been arrested for driving without a license following a deadly pedestrian-involved crash in Greenpoint. According to police, 35-year-old Roberto Amador is charged

Police say the 35-year-old driver is facing charges for operating a motor vehicle without a license.

Police say the 35-year-old driver is facing charges for operating a motor vehicle without a license. (12/30/13)

BROOKLYN - A man has been arrested for driving without a license following a deadly pedestrian-involved crash in Greenpoint.

According to police, 35-year-old Roberto Amador is charged with aggravated unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle for his involvement in an accident that killed 32-year-old Nicole Detweiler.

Investigators say Amador was driving a white box truck alongside a BMW Sunday night when the car hit Detweiler. The woman was then struck a second time by Amador's truck.

An investigation into the accident remains ongoing.  

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