A frum woman, Mrs. Miriam Sussman, was tragically found deceased on Carlton Road in Monsey after she had gone missing hours earlier. She was just 52.
Sources tell The Monsey Scoop that Mrs. Sussman a”h went missing at about 4:45 pm on Sunday. Rockland Chaveirim was made aware of the situation close to midnight and began searching local wedding halls, but were unable to find her. Members then commenced a block-by-block search for the missing wife, mother, and grandmother, with a Rockland Chaveirim member eventually finding her at approximately 1 am Monday morning.
Mrs. Sussman a”h had attended a pidyon haben on Carlton Road, leaving the simcha at 4:45 pm and beginning to walk home. She is believed to have been tragically struck by a passing vehicle barely a minute after beginning her trek home.
Rockland Hatzolah responded to the scene, but there was sadly nothing they could do. It appears that Mrs. Sussman a”h had been struck by a vehicle.
Ramapo Police are currently at the scene conducting an investigation and Chaveirim is poring through surveillance footage to assist police in determining how the tragedy occurred.
Misaskim and Chesed Shel Emes were at the scene to ensure kavod hameis.
The levaya is scheduled to take place at 1 pm at the Tomloch Shul, 68 Carlton Road in Monsey.
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