An elderly Jewish man died on Shabbos afternoon after he was hit by a vehicle in Manhattan Beach.
The NYPD’s Highway Collision Investigation Squad identified the victim as Jack Mikulincer, z”l, 99 who was hit by the car around 4:46 p.m. at the intersection of Coleridge Street and Oriental Boulevard.
The victim was still rushed by the EMS, with Hatzalah members to Mikulincer to Coney Island Hospital, where he was pronounced dead by the attending physicians.
A deeper investigation on the fatal road accident is still ongoing.
Sources said Mikulincer was an active member of the Manhattan Beach Jewish Center, where he attended shul regularly.