Staten Island woman dies in clothing drop-box accident

March 11, 2012 7:21:29 PM PDT
A Staten Island woman is dead after she climbed into a clothing drop-off box and the door fell on her neck.

It happened Saturday on Victory Boulevard near Clove Road.

Neighbors say the 51-year-old woman has been known to walk around the neighborhood with a shopping cart, looking for clothing and other items.

Officials say she was already waiting for a court appearance on charges linked to stealing items from a bagel shop nearby.

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