Sunset Park Man Dies After Being Pinned Between Two Trucks in East Flatbush
Brooklyn, NY – A Sunset Park man, 24, was crushed while standing between two dump trucks at the DeCostole Recycling and Transfer Station on Troy Avenue in East Flatbush. The tragic accident unfolded when a 31-year-old driver backed up his 1997 Ford CF8 at around 12:21 p.m. on November 13, pinning the victim against the other truck. The victim was discovered unconscious and unresponsive at the scene and was rushed to NYC Health and Hospitals/Kings County, where he could not be saved.
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