News Body of James Miro pulled from waters off Gerritsen Beach after car crash, NYPD says Authorities say they pulled a body from the waters off Gerritsen Beach on Tuesday, Nov. 10, 2015. Photo Credit: News 12 Brooklyn By JAMIE REYSEN firstname.lastname@example.org November 11, 2015 7:44 AM Print Share fbShare Tweet Email Police say a man is dead after his car crashed through a wooden fence and landed in the waters off Gerritsen Beach. The NYPD says authorities responded to a 911 call of a water rescue at Gerritsen and Lois avenues on Tuesday just before 4 p.m. NYPD Scuba Units pulled 31-year-old James Miro, of Brooklyn, from the water, and EMS pronounced him dead at the scene, authorities say. The New York City Medical Examiner will determine Miro's cause of death. By JAMIE REYSEN email@example.com Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Comments We're revamping our Comments section. Learn more and share your input.