Woman, 85, dies after Aug. 5 crash

Woman, 85, dies after
Aug. 5 crash
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.
Palm Beach Post
Palm Beach County
August 31, 2011