Brooklyn Man Fatally Struck by Jeep Cherokee

By Aidan Gardiner on January 30, 2013 8:13am 

 Gerald Green was crossing Linden Boulevard against the light when a Jeep Cherokee slammed into him on Tuesday Jan. 29, 2013.
Gerald Green was crossing Linden Boulevard against the light when a Jeep Cherokee slammed into him on Tuesday Jan. 29, 2013.
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BROWNSVILLE — A Brooklyn man was struck by a Jeep Cherokee and killed on Linden Boulevard Tuesday night, according to the NYPD.

Gerald Green, 52, was trying to cross Linden Boulevard, near Rockaway Parkway, when about 11:30 p.m. the westbound 2001 Jeep Cherokee crashed into him, cops said.

Green, who cops said was crossing against the light, was taken to Brookdale University Hospital and Medical Center and pronounced dead, police said.

The 36-year-old driver, whose identity was not released, remained at the scene. Police do not believe a crime was committed, but cops are still investigating the incident.

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