Livery driver strikes man; charged with DWI

January 2, 2010 7:06:33 AM PST
Police say a livery cab driver was drunk when he hit and killed a man in Brooklyn Friday night. The accident happened at Avenue O and West 6th Street.

The victim was a 50-year old man. His identity was being withheld until his family could be notified.

Police say the livery cab driver, 35-year-old Sergey Osadchuk, stayed at the scene. Investigators said a blood-alcohol test determined he was intoxicated.

Additional charges were expected against Osadchuk.