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Pedestrian struck twice and killed in Brooklyn

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2 pedestrians were struck, one was killed, on Borinquen Road near Keap St. in Williamsburg, Brooklyn. 2 pedestrians were struck, one was killed, on Borinquen Road near Keap St. in Williamsburg, Brooklyn.
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A pedestrian crossing a street with a woman in the Williamsburg section of Brooklyn was struck by two vehicles and killed Thursday morning, said police.

The 35-year-old victim and a 24-year-old woman were initially struck by a 2004 Chevy Malibu traveling eastbound on Borinquen Road.

The driver of the vehicle fled the scene. The car was later found abandoned by police, according to cops.

The impact hurled both pedestrians onto the westbound lane of Borinquen Road where the male pedestrian was truck again, this time by a 2004 Kia. 

The driver of the Kia remained on the scene, said police.

The 24-year-old woman was taken to Elmhurst Hospital in critical condition.

The crash occurred at about 5 a.m. at the intersection of Borinquen Road and Keap Street.

A police investigation is underway.

The identities of the victims were not released pending family notification.

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