Reb Pinchos Kreiner z”l, Struck by Truck in Boro Park Dies After Being Pinned

(BoroPark 24.com) -
The scene of the accident in Boro Park, Wednesday morning. (ABB/BoroPark24.com)

A tragic accident unfolded in Boro Park Wednesday morning, when a truck driving on McDonald Ave. and Cortelyou Rd, struck a man on his way home from Shacharis, pinning him underneath the vehicle.

Reb Pinchos Kreiner, z”l, 71, was on his way home from shul when he was hit by the tractor-trailer, according to Misaskim. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

The niftar was a member of Rabbi Bluth’s shul on East 2nd Street and Ditmas Avenue. According to Misaskim, the niftar  did not leave over any children.

Yehi zichro baruch.


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