Motor vehicle accidents are often fatal. Many auto crashes happen each day throughout New York State. Unfortunately, another such tragedy has occurred. A fatal car crash has completely devastated a Brooklyn family.
According to police, the accident happened on Long Island’s Southern State Parkway on Saturday night. 37-year old Myriam Lebrun was driving her car when she suddenly lost control and went on to collide with a tree, then burst into flames.
Five members of Lebrun’s family lost their lives in this accident.
According to police, all were returning home after attending a family gathering. Lebrun’s grandmother and three children were the passengers in the car at the time of the accident.
The List of Causalities:
In addition to Myriam Lebrun, the police have identified the other four passengers as:
- 68-year old Moise Yolande
- 15-year old Marcus Jeanty
- 9-year old Marcel Jeanty
- 8-year old Kayla Jeanty
The police are investigating the accident’s cause.