Car crash into Mill Basin, Brooklyn assisted living facility kills 1, injures 4 – WABC-TV

MILL BASIN, Brooklyn (WABC) — A speeding car crashed through a fence and into the side of a home for seniors in Brooklyn, killing a passenger and injuring four others.

The 22-year-old driver lost control on Strickland Avenue and crashed through a fence just before midnight.

The vehicle came to a rest on the side of the Sunrise at Mill Basin Assisted Living Facility.

A rear passenger was pronounced dead at Brookdale University Hospital.

Four others in the vehicle were taken to Kings County Hospital and Brookdale with non-life-threatening injuries.

Police say the driver was speeding at the time of the crash.

So far, there’s no word on charges against the driver.

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