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Holocaust Survivor Struck, Killed By Parking Car

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An elderly woman died Saturday night after police say she was hit by a car.

Police say Gitzella Katz and her daughter, Judy Fisher, were crossing the street in between cars in Williamsburg around 9:45 p.m. Saturday when they were hit by a car backing into a parking spot.

Katz, who according to a neighbor was a Holocaust survivor, was pronounced dead at Bellevue Hospital.

Fisher was listed in stable condition on Sunday evening.

Police said no criminality is suspected.

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