BOERUM HILL, BROOKLYN — A driver who hit and killed a lady crossing the road steps from her house on Sunday has been charged with driving whereas intoxicated, police mentioned.
Jasen Nhambiu, 49, was arrested Sunday night, simply hours after he hit 62-year-old Alina Morales as she crossed Atlantic Avenue, police mentioned.
Nhambiu was charged with driving whereas intoxicated, refusing to take a breath take a look at, working a automobile with out a license and being an aggravated unlicensed operator, in response to police.
He hit Morales whereas driving a Hyundai Sonata as she crossed between Third Avenue and Nevins Street simply earlier than 8 p.m., police mentioned.
Morales, whose house constructing was steps from the place she was hit, was taken to Brooklyn Hospital Center, the place she was pronounced useless. Police mentioned she went into cardiac arrest after the crash.