Bronx mother Maria Lucaj taken off life support after being hit by teenage driver in Morris Park

A Bronx mother has died after being struck by a teenage driver right before Thanksgiving. Officials say 55-year-old Maria Lucaj was taken off life support

Police say it happened at the intersection of Neil Avenue and Williamsbridge Road.

Police say it happened at the intersection of Neil Avenue and Williamsbridge Road. (12/3/13)

THE BRONX - A Bronx mother has died after being struck by a teenage driver right before Thanksgiving.

Officials say 55-year-old Maria Lucaj was taken off life support at Jacobi Medical Center.

According to police, Lucaj was crossing the intersection of Neil Avenue and Williamsbridge Road in Morris Park when a 19-year-old girl made a left turn and hit her.

No charges are being filed against the driver. 

 

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