NYPD: 66-year-old fatally struck by pickup truck on Bath Ave. while pushing 2-year-old in stroller
A 66-year-old woman pushing a 2-year-old girl in a stroller was fatally struck by a Dodge Ram on Bath Avenue in Brooklyn, according to the NYPD.
Law enforcement officials say it happened around 1:09 p.m. Initial investigations revealed that a Dodge Ram pickup truck was traveling southbound and struck the woman. She was taken to Langone Hospital and pronounced dead.
The 2-year-old child suffered scrapes and bruises and is currently in stable condition, according to police.
Police say the driver of the Dodge Ram is a 56-year-old man who remained at the scene following the incident.
The NYPD's Highway Collision Unit is investigating the incident.