1 Dead, 3 Hurt in Jeep-Truck Crash in Brooklyn | NBC New York

1 Dead, 3 Hurt in Jeep-Truck Crash in Brooklyn

Police say one of the drivers is suspected of driving while intoxicated



    (Published Wednesday, Aug. 8, 2012)

    One person was killed and three others injured in a crash involving a Jeep and a sanitation truck in Brooklyn.      

    The Jeep struck the private sanitation truck around 2 a.m. Wednesday at the intersection of 20th Avenue and 61st Street.     

    A 45-year-old passenger in the Jeep was pronounced dead at a hospital. The 44-year-old male driver was listed in stable condition.

    Police say he's suspected of driving while intoxicated; charges are pending.   

    The two occupants of the sanitation truck were both in stable condition. 

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