BDE: 6-Year-Old Child Struck and Killed on Way to Shul

A woman was walking her son and a friend’s son Shabbos afternoon to Pirchei in Highland Park, N.J. when a car jumped the curb and struck down all three. The other boy walked away with no injuries B”H, while the woman’s 6-year-old son, Chaim Kraus, z’l, was killed on the spot, according to Yanky Meyer from Misaskim.

Tehillim should be said for the mother, Rochel Baila bas Gittel, who was critically injured.

The levayah for Chaim was held Sunday afternoon.

According to ABC News, the driver, Shang Zhen Huang, 21, of Piscataway was arrested and charged with two counts of aggravated assault. He was being held in lieu of $200,000 bail.