Fishkill woman accused of hit-and-run that killed 72-year-old

Aida Miranda, 62, from Fishkill, allegedly struck 72-year-old Balvinder Parihar on Merritt Boulevard.

Blaise Gomez

Oct 24, 2023, 11:04 AM

Updated 271 days ago


A Fishkill woman was arrested Sunday after allegedly striking a person with her car and leaving the scene of the crash.
Aida Miranda, 62, allegedly struck 72-year-old Balvinder Parihar in Fishkill on Saturday at approximately 10:10 a.m. on Merritt Boulevard.
Authorities say an off-duty emergency medical technician was nearby and helped a responding trooper perform CPR, but that Parihar's injuries were too severe, and the victim was pronounced deceased at the hospital.
Miranda is charged with leaving the scene of a fatal motor vehicle crash. She was remanded to Dutchess County Jail without bail.

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