Who was Estelle Davis?
Estelle Davis was an old Brooklyn nurse who was crushed to death by a backhoe that knocked her over with its shovel and then ran her over in the East New York section of the borough on Friday. A gruesome surveillance video released on Saturday shows Estelle Davis walking through the intersection of New Lots and Van Sinderen Avenue just after 2 pm on Friday as she was headed to her nursing job nearby.
Cops investigating death of woman found lying on Brooklyn street with severe injuries
Authorities suspect victim Estelle Davis, 61, may have been struck by a vehicle.https://t.co/EPSaUQWxeZ
— New York Daily News (@NYDailyNews) March 6, 2021
How old is Estelle Davis??
Estelle Davis was 61 years old at the time of death.
News: Estelle Davis Brooklyn
Davis appears to have her head down and is looking at either a cell phone or some other object in her hand as she walks toward the sidewalk. As she approaches the sidewalk, she is unaware that a large backhoe is being driven in reverse by the driver who likely did not see Davis.
The backhoe’s shovel rams into Davis’ head, knocking her backward.