Young driver fatally backs up into his grandmother
A 17 year old driver accidentally killed his grandmother in a car accident in New York City on Sunday. The young man who lives in Queens with his parents and grandparents was about to take the family to church when the accident occurred. As he backed up in the narrow driveway of their home, Jadesh struck his grandmother who had stepped into the path of the car. 75 year old Chandravti Lakhan was transported to the hospital in critical condition. She couldn’t be saved. According to the neighbors, the whole family is very united. The parents and the grandparents live together with 5 children in a house located on 267th St. near 83rd Ave in Queens, NYC. It wasn’t uncommon for Jadesh to take his grandparents out. The whole family was visibly distraught by the tragedy.
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