Elderly, woman, Brooklyn, killed, bricks

Brooklyn Tragedy: Elderly Woman Killed By Falling Bricks While Shoveling Snow

According to reports, the NYC Department of Buildings stated that after a full inspection of the building, forensic engineers issued a vacate order for the structure.

In Brooklyn, NY, bricks falling from a building killed an elderly woman while she was shoveling snow off the sidewalk.

According to The New York Daily News, 74-year-old Dale Singer died after bricks from her brownstone fell on her while she was outside clearing her sidewalk after a snowstorm hit the city. This accident occurred around 12:30 p.m. in the Sunset Park section of Brooklyn.

Singer was taken to a local hospital, Maimonides Medical Center, where she was initially listed in critical condition before succumbing to her injuries.