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011712, cops do ais job at 71st rd and 150th st qns. a pedestrian was hit on the sidewalk infront of grey jeep. the car hit the pole and left a large amount of debris on sidewalk. pedestrian removed to booth memorial hosp, unknown what the condition is. photos ellis kaplan

KEW GARDENS HILLS — A Fresh Meadows woman was killed Tuesday when the car she was a passenger in collided with another vehicle, police said.

Beatrice Perlitsh, 82, was riding in a 2002 Honda Civic driven by an unidentified person northbound on 150th Street when the car Perlitsch was inside struck a 2004 Lexus driving eastbound on 72nd Avenue, causing it to strike a lightpole, police said.

Perlitsh and her driver were both taken to Booth Memorial Hospital, where Perlitsh was pronounced dead, police said. The driver of the Civic was in stable condition, police said. The driver of the Lexus was uninjured, police said.



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