Cops: DWI driver charged with manslaughter in BK crash

A 54-year-old man is facing vehicular manslaughter and drunken driving charges for a crash that happened early this morning.

Police say the crash happened at the intersection of Bedford Avenue and Sterling Street at around 3:30 a.m. The driver, whose identity has not yet been released, was coming around the corner when he jumped the curb and hit a pedestrian, police say.

The 35-year-old victim was pinned by the driver's car. He was pronounced dead at Kings County Hospital.

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