Investigators say that the child ran into Prospect Park West from the east side when he was struck by a white 2006 Chevrolet van heading southbound on Prospect Park West at 5:15 p.m. The boy, who police identified as Samuel Cohen-Eckstein, was brought to Methodist Hospital by EMS. He was pronounced DOA.
In all, 39 restaurants, including five in Carroll Gardens, Cobble Hill, Boerum Hill and Red Hook, will feature prix-fixe menus for both lunch and dinner starting Oct. 10 through Oct. 17.
This year’s theme, To Boo or Not to Boo, invites neighbors to come dressed up as their favorite fictional characters.
The parade, which was cancelled last year due to Hurricane Sandy, is set for Oct. 31 at 6:30 p.m. rain or shine.
A department spokesman said that one person was killed and another was taken to Brooklyn Hospital after the incident. Which happened at around 12:25 p.m. Thursday afternoon.
Police said the victim, a woman, may have jumped in front of the train.
Miles "Reskew" Wickham, a retired graffiti artist, happens to live on the same block as the gallery and was happy to give their gate a new look.