Gilberto Howard

 

 

Age: 17

 

Summary: student at Canarsie High School in Brooklyn, New York who was among one of five known fatalities involved in a series of five separate one-car accidents in New York City's largely industrial area that also killed Olympic sprinter Roger Gill in the second car wreck about ten minutes later as well as another passenger identified as 25-year-old Naquana Kilpatrick and injured at least six others including an unidentified driver and another female passenger when his friend's pre-owned automobile they were traveling in struck into a stanchion under an elevated subway station pillar near a Brooklyn street intersection, in which investigators said excessive high speed appeared to be a factor on the city's multiple car crashes.

 

 

Cause of Death: Injuries sustained in a car accident

 

Born: June 22, 1990

 

Died: March 2, 2008

 

Location: Brooklyn, New York