News Woman dies after hit by van on Upper East Side, police say By WILLIAM MURPHY / NEWSDAY email@example.com Updated June 22, 2015 9:32 AM Print Share Share Tweet Share Email A Plainview woman struck by a van while she was walking on the Upper East Side of Manhattan last week has died, the NYPD said Monday. Diana Kamenetz, 66, was struck by a northbound Mercedes-Benz van on Third Avenue at 61st Street at 2:13 p.m. on June 15, police said. She was taken to New York Presbyterian Hospital, where she was pronounced dead Saturday, police said. The driver of the Mercedes remained on the scene and was not charged, police said. An investigation was continuing, police said. Kamenetz, had worked as a real estate agent and was semiretired, her husband, Danilo Kamenetz, said. By WILLIAM MURPHY / NEWSDAY firstname.lastname@example.org Bill Murphy has been a reporter at Newsday since 1986. Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Comments Comments section is temporarily on hold. Here’s why.