5:45PM EST: Flatbush Hatzolah has just transported a 17-year-old girl to the hospital after being struck by a vehicle on Ocean Parkway & Kings Highway in Flatbush. The girl, who is a student in Shulamis High-School, was transported to Lutheran Trauma Center in critical but stable condition. Sources tell YWN that she suffered multiple fractures, was unresponsive R”L, and is currently undergoing C-Scan.
Sources tell YWN that the vehicle which struck her fled the scene, and an off-duty NYPD Sergent chased the vehicle. The vehicle was forced to stop, and the driver was placed under arrest.
Please be Mispallel for Esther bas Batya.
UPDATE 6:10PM EST: YWN has learned that the driver has been arrested for DWI (Driving While Intoxicated).
(Dov Gordon – YWN HPO Staff)