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Nanuet Woman Dies After Being Hit by Car

Clarkstown Police have identified the woman struck and killed by a car on Wednesday night as Krystyna Izbinska, 64, of Nanuet. Police report Izbinska was pronounced dead at the scene of the accident. She hit as she was walking on New Clarkstown Road in Nanuet near the intersection with Meadow Lane just before 6 p.m.  Clarkstown Police Sgt. Jo Anne Fratianni identified the driver of the vehicle as Jayne Blechman, 55, of New City, who was driving south on New Clarkstown Road when the fatal accident occurred. 

The cause of the accident is under investigation.  No summonses have been issued. New Clarkstown Road was closed between West Clarkstown Road and Smith Road for several hours Wednesday night.

James R December 05, 2013 at 12:19 PM
I must say that I am shocked to see people racing through shopping center lots with little regard for pedestrians. I was exiting Marshalls in Nanuet and some rich old hoot in his black Mercedes Benz had to be zipping along doing 30 mph in the lot. I made it very clear to him that he needed to SLOW THE HELL DOWN. I HATE ROCKLAND COUNTY.
Little Rich December 05, 2013 at 01:14 PM
If speeders in parking lots make you hate Rockland County, I feel sorry for you because you'll never find any county in which to live.
James R December 05, 2013 at 01:22 PM
You are right Rich. I hate New York.
Rocco Peroni December 05, 2013 at 01:43 PM
There is no evidence the drive was speeding. The poor woman apparently stepped in front of the car and was struck. It is very sad.
Brian December 05, 2013 at 02:59 PM
Good bye Thrice. We shall miss you.
JLeo December 05, 2013 at 08:24 PM
Not even a month ago an 88 year old woman was killed crossing Route 9W in West Haverstraw. What is going on? I hope this gets a full investigation, we still don't know why the woman was allowed to cross Route 9W after getting off a bus on the wrong side of the road in the dark alone. Rockland County has a lot of well paid men and women in law enforcement, let's get to bottom what caused both deaths.
Joan K December 05, 2013 at 09:55 PM
JoJo John got a blood test.
Genrl Quarters December 12, 2013 at 08:16 AM
You ok Joan K ? Wrong story. Meds ?

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