A mother was hit and dragged to death by a car after arguing with the driver to defend her daughter.
Paramedics tried but failed to save Olga Fernandez, 62, after she was hit and dragged by a vehicle driven by a man she had argued with after he stole her child’s parking space. her daughter.
The Florida mother of two ran to help her 24-year-old daughter Diana when she got home on February 13 to find someone in her parking space.
When the protective mother told the driver of the black Toyota Corolla to leave, a fight began, which resulted in the man brutally beating Fernandez with his car and sped away, dragging her to the spot. died.
According to Fernandez’s best friend, Ileana Ajo, Diana ran outside and ran outside to find her dead on the street. NBC.
“The girl said she couldn’t close her eyes because she saw her mother on the floor bleeding from her mouth and said, ‘I can’t breathe,'” Ajo said.
The video shows EMTs rushing to treat Fernandez on the asphalt before lifting her onto a stretcher and putting her in an ambulance.
Fernandez died in the hospital from her injuries.
Hialeah police are still investigating and are currently looking for a black Toyota Corolla with front-end damage.
The surveillance footage has been turned over to the police but has yet to be released.
The driver of the black Toyota Corolla has not yet been identified.
Nearly $8,000 raised in one GoFundMe was established to assist the grieving Fernandez family with funeral expenses.
A message written in Spanish on the website read: “We have lost a great friend, sister, mother, aunt, niece and human being.
“Those who know her know that she is a hardworking, caring woman who lives for her children.
“Olga not only left us all of a sudden, but she also left her two children behind.”
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