New York: drunk driver ran into elderly woman and dragged her body for a block before bystanders made him stop…she’s dead…

From New York Daily News:
AN 80-year old Brooklyn woman was killed Saturday by a drunken driver who crashed into her and dragged her for a block before witnesses made him pull over, police said. The shocked bystanders then tried to save the woman by lifting the van as EMS crews pulled her out, cops and witnesses said. Maria Prikul, 80, and her caregiver were hit crossing the street near Bath Ave. and 18th Ave. in Bath Beach about 10:15 a.m., cops said. Prikul was dragged for a block by the Chevrolet van driven by Mario Vasquez before passers-by stopped him, witnesses said.  … MORE