An SUV driven by a 72 year-old NYC churchgoer was involved in a car accident that killed one and injured four Sunday, March 8, 2010, in Brooklyn. The accident occurred in the Gravesend Section in a park by the AHN Presbyterian Church.
40-year-old, Sung Won Cho, reportedly died of her injuries at the scene. Cho, the owner of a Manhattan nail salon, is survived by a husband and two sons, aged 8 and 10. Witnesses said the boys may have seen the accident.
The four people injured by the Mercedes SUV have been identified as two women, a 10-year-old girl and a 15-month old boy. All were transported to a nearby hospital for treatment of their injuries. Police report that their injuries are not life-threatening.
The identity of the driver has not been released.
Car Mows Down Five in Brooklyn Church Parking Lot, 1010 Wins, Sonia Rincon, March 9, 2010.