Driver Hits and Kills Toddler in Queens

A driver hit and killed a three-year-old child in Queens at around 4 p.m. today, according to the NYPD. Streetsblog first learned of the fatal collision via a Twitter report which said the child was struck at the intersection of 89th Road and 211th Street in Hollis. The NYPD’s public information department can’t confirm that information or any other details yet.

The same report also stated that the vehicle was being driven by an NYPD traffic agent, which the department denies. We’ll update this post as we learn more.

Update: NYPD gives the location of the crash as 211th Street and 89th Avenue, one block north of 89th Road.

  • Kaja
  • Ferdinand Cesarano

    Just to note: that intersection is in Queens Village, not in Hollis.

  • Doris

    Si usualmente comete violaciones de trafico, o no cumple con las leyes y regulaciones del trafico! Muy facil enrollese en las filas del NYPD. Cualquiera que sea, cometen toda clase de violaciones e infraciones y siguen ahi, para ellos no hay ley, usan el celular conduciendo, cruzan luz roja sin emergencia mil cosas y sigue pasando. Por que ellos son la ley.

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