A mail truck driver hit and killed a woman who was lying in the road in Bedford-Stuyvesant around 5 this morning, police said. The woman, identified as 52-year-old Dorria Campbell of the Morrisania neighborhood of the Bronx, was lying in Fulton Street between Rockaway Avenue and Thomas S Boyland Street when the postal worker ran into her, according to the NYPD.
Paramedics took Campbell to Interfaith Medical Center, where she was pronounced dead, and the driver remained on the scene, police said. Police have not filed charges against the driver thus far, but investigators are looking into the circumstances of the crash.
Forty-three crashes have happened on the block since the summer of 2012, 11 of them resulting in injuries, including four to pedestrians, according to police data.