By Jeffrey Williams-Maisonet
Rockaway elderly resident was a victim of this week’s snow storm that brought about 9 inches of snow to the peninsula.
According to OnRockaway.com, the victim was found in the rear of 135 Beach 19 Street in Far Rockaway.
EMS responded to scene around 12:45 p.m, along with police on Thursday, February 9. There, they noticed that the victim identified as Vladlen Nemirovskaya, (85) was declared unresponsive with no signs of any trauma.
According to OnRockaway.com, EMS transported the victim to St. John’s Hospital, where he was pronounced deceased.
Police sources said on Friday morning that Nemirovcskaya lost his balance, stumbled and fell in the building’s snow-filled parking lot.
The medical examiner is investigating the cause of death followed by the 101 precinct detective squad.