Woman, 85, dies after Aug. 5 crash

Woman, 85, dies after
Aug. 5 crash
By JULIUS WHIGHAM II
Palm Beach Post Staff Writer
A suburban Boca Raton
woman died Saturday
morning after being hit by
a car earlier this month,
the Palm Beach County
Sheriff’s Office said.
Miriam ]. Link, 85, died
at Jackson Memorial Hospital
in Miami. She was
s truck Aug. 5 in the 22000
block of Camino Del Mar.
According to a sheriffs
crash report, Link was
waiting at a crosswalk to
be picked up by her caretaker,
who was driving
Link’s vehicle. Delrose
M. Reynolds, 57, of Coral
Springs, backed the 2000
Lexus out of a parking
spot to get closer to Link.
But Reynolds hit the accelerator
thinking it was
the brake, the report said.
She struck Link, knocking
her to the ground.
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Palm Beach Post
Palm Beach County
August 31, 2011