Driver charged in toddler deaths in Brooklyn crosswalk kills herself

Driver Charged With Killing 2 Children In Park Slope Crosswalk Found Dead

Dorothy Bruns was indicted earlier this year on charges of manslaughter, criminally negligent homicide and assault after she allegedly drove her auto through a crosswalk, killing Miles' daughter, 4-year-old Abigail, and Lew's son, 1-year-old Joshua.

The body of 44-year-old Dorothy Bruns was discovered Tuesday afternoon. The AP reports that they found pills and a suicide note at the scene.

Bruns faced 15 years in jail after being charged with manslaughter, criminally negligent homicide, reckless endangerment, and assault following the accident in March.

Blumemstein, who is a Broadway actress, survived but her unborn baby died as a result of her injuries.

Bruns had multiple sclerosis, which prompted questions about whether she was fit to drive.

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Burns was freed on $75,000 bond in September.

Prior to the horrific March 5 auto crash that killed Joshua Lew, 1, and 4-year-old Abigail Blumenstein, Bruns had been instructed not to drive.

Miles is best known for her Tony Award-winning performance as Lady Thiang in the revival of Rodgers and Hammerstein's The King and I. She had been due back in court November 20. Both children died in a Park Slope crash on March 5, 2018. Right, Lauren Lew is seen with her son 1-year-old Joshua.

She returned in February when she was given medical clearance, according to a source familiar with the situation.

Bruns told local authorities that she has no recollection of the incident and was unaware of what she had done until she was notified. Bruns came up negative for possible drug or alcohol traces.

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