Posted on Saturday, May 25th, 2019 at 1:43 pm
The Bronx, NY (May 25, 2019) – Yesterday, police confirmed that a corrections officer was killed in a fatal accident on the Bronx River Parkway around 1:00 a.m.
At the time, 28-year-old Kaliph Manns was driving home from his shift and was off-duty. He was suddenly involved in an accident involving his Nissan Maxima while driving northbound on the highway.
Manns’ vehicle flipped over and he was immediately ejected from the vehicle. He went through the front windshield and landed on a nearby embankment.
When first responders arrived at the scene of the accident, he was immediately transported to the hospital with severe trauma. He died at the hospital within the hour.
The investigation into the accident continues at this time.
Fatal Accidents in New York
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