Brooklyn NYPD confirmed a New York City taxi driver is dead after he suffered a heart attack and crashed into a pole.
Police say 62-year-old Ilya Sukholinskyv crashed his yellow taxi into a light pole on Kings Highway and E.15th Street in Brooklyn at about 11:15 p.m. Sunday.
He was transported to a hospital by Hatzolah ambulance where he was pronounced dead.
No pedestrians or other vehicles were hit.
Police are still investigating.