An allegedly drunk driver rammed into an adolescent strolling on a Brooklyn road — leaving the pedestrian clinging to life — in a crash that additionally injured a bicyclist over the weekend, police stated.
Crystal DeJesus, 20, was behind the wheel of a 2010 BMW 328a when she allegedly plowed right into a 19-year-old lady strolling within the intersection of Halsey Street and Tompkins Avenue in Bedford-Stuyvesant minutes earlier than midnight on Sunday, cops stated.
She additionally struck a 32-year-old man who was using a motorcycle, authorities stated.
Both have been taken to the Kings County Hospital Center, the place the pedestrian was listed in crucial situation and the bicyclist in secure situation with minor accidents, police stated.
DeJesus – who lives on the Upper West Side – stayed on the website of the crash till cops arrived.
Her black BMW could possibly be seen with a shattered windshield, close to a white bicycle laying on its aspect within the crosswalk, in footage of the scene.
DeJesus has been charged with assault, vehicular assault, working a motorized vehicle with a blood alcohol content material of .08 or extra, driving whereas intoxicated, reckless driving and working with out insurance coverage or registration, cops stated.