Brooklyn woman, 70, fatally struck by SUV while sitting on her stoop by driver aiming to kill someone else: NYPD

A 70-year-old woman fatally struck by a car while sitting on the steps outside her Brooklyn home was the victim of a furious driver trying to run over someone else, police said Wednesday.

Brenda Whidbee was mowed down the night of Aug. 24 by a Ford Explorer that jumped the curb near Thomas Boyland and Pacific Sts. in Brownsville.ADVERTISING

Driver Layla Adredini, 30, ran into the victim’s building in an effort to escape but good Samaritans held her for police, who charged her with murder and attempted murder, authorities said Wednesday.

(Jeff Bachner/for New York Daily News) A 70-year-old woman fatally struck by a car while sitting on the steps outside her Brooklyn home was the victim of a furious driver trying to run over someone else, police said Wednesday.

Brenda Whidbee was mowed down the night of Aug. 24 by […]

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