Trucker who killed Brooklyn teen escapes felony charges thanks lax laws

The trucker who fatally struck a teen riding his bike in Brooklyn had a suspended license — which he bragged about on social media — but he escaped felony charges because state law is soft on offenders. Philip Monfoletto, 28, plowed into 13-year-old Kevin Flores in Bedford-Stuyvesant on Friday evening while driving an oil truck…

The trucker who fatally struck a teen riding his bike in Brooklyn had a suspended license — which he bragged about on social media — but he escaped felony charges because state law is soft on offenders. Philip Monfoletto, 28, plowed into 13-year-old Kevin Flores in Bedford-Stuyvesant on Friday evening while driving an oil truck...

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