Posted February 3, 2014 by Tabby T in News

Brooklyn Man Dead After Hit By Backhoe While Shoveling Snow [Photo]

WOW! (smh) …we report this with the most most sincerest condolences to the victim’s loved ones. Here’s what NY Daily News reported on this accident…

A 73-year-old man died after he was hit by a backhoe pushing snow in front of his Brooklyn home on Monday, authorities said.
Stanislav Chernyshov was standing in front of the Oceana Dr. West building near Brighton Beach Ave. in Brighton Beach when the machine cut him down shortly before noon, cops said.
Emergency workers rushed Chernyshov to Coney Island Hospital, but he could not be saved.
Sources said the backhoe operator was plowing snow away from the entranceway of the Oceana apartment complex when the elderly man was hit.

Police said they were still investigating the accident.
Source: NY Daily News