Adorable 4-Year-Old Killed in Upper West Side Car Chase


Police were pursuing an SUV on Amsterdam Avenue near West 97th Street this morning when the fleeing driver jumped the curb, hitting 4-year-old Ariel Russo and her grandmother, who remains in serious condition. The 18-year-old driver has been charged with manslaughter, while a local resident expressed to the Daily News just about all there is to say: “This is the worst accident that I’ve ever heard of.”