On Monday, April 11th police responded to the scene of a pedestrian knockdown in a Brooklyn parking lot.
According to officials, the victim, a 63-year old Brooklyn man, was knocked unconscious after being struck by a flatbed truck. The victim suffered serious head trauma and was pronounced dead at the scene.
Many pedestrians and drivers underestimate how dangerous parking lots are. It’s extremely important that both drivers and pedestrians are vigilant and aware of their surroundings at all times. For more information about pedestrian knockdowns click here.