Body of James Miro pulled from waters off Gerritsen Beach after car crash, NYPD says

NYPD Scuba Units pulled 31-year-old James Miro, of Brooklyn, from the water.

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.

Jamie Reysen