A 6-year-old girl, a resident from Lakewood, passed away Sunday afternoon after being struck by a vehicle on Tabaczynski Road, in front of the Village Park Colony in Woodridge, NY.
Hatzolah responded to a call of a child struck by a vehicle shortly after 3:10 pm and found the child unconscious.
Paramedics first requested a chopper to transport the child to Westchester hospital, but canceled it moments later. The child was transported to Harris Hospital where she was pronounced dead.
The Fallsburg Police Department and State Police are on the scene investigating.
Update, 7:30 pm, the Lavaya for Rivka Neiman will be 11:30PM in Lakewood at 7th St Chapel.