A driver has been charged with DWI and criminally negligent homicide after police say he struck and killed a woman in Queens last night. According to an NYPD release, 59-year-old Raj Chohan was walking along parked cars on 117th Street near 97th Avenue at around 7 p.m. last night when 23-year-old Vishwanand Subryan struck Chohan with his 2013 Toyota Camry as he was traveling north. Subryan fled the scene, but was arrested nearby. Chohan was pronounced dead at Jamaica Hospital.
Subryan was also charged with vehicular manslaughter, and leaving the scene of an accident resulting in death. “They drive reckless around here," a bystander told CBS. "Always reckless."