FDNY EMT to be honored at vigil on anniversary of her death

First responders will mark the first anniversary of Yadira Arroyo’s death with a candlelight vigil at the site where her death occurred


By EMS1 Staff

NEW YORK — An FDNY EMT who was killed by her own ambulance will be honored on the first anniversary of her death.

Patch.com reported that EMS providers will gather for a candlelight vigil at the location where Yadira Arroyo’s ambulance was carjacked by Jose Gonzalez, who ran her over as he tried to drive away.

EMS providers will gather for a candlelight vigil at the location where Yadira Arroyo’s ambulance was carjacked by Jose Gonzalez. (Photo/FDNY)
EMS providers will gather for a candlelight vigil at the location where Yadira Arroyo’s ambulance was carjacked by Jose Gonzalez. (Photo/FDNY)

The vigil will occur at 5 p.m. at the corner of White Plains Road and Watson Avenue in the Bronx.

Gonzalez, who pleaded not guilty to murder, robbery and operating a motor vehicle while impaired by drugs, will appear in court March 29.

 

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