News Man, 73, killed by private snow backhoe: Cops By IVAN PEREIRA email@example.com @IvanPer4 Updated February 3, 2014 7:11 PM Print Share Share Tweet Share Email A man was killed Monday in Brighton Beach when he was struck by a private snow-clearing vehicle, police said. Stanislav Chernyshov, 73, was crossing the street at Oceana Terrace around 11:54 a.m. when a backhoe that was pushing snow reversed and hit him, according to the NYPD. He was taken to Coney Island Hospital where he was pronounced dead. The 33-year-old operator of the backhoe wasn't charged, police said. By IVAN PEREIRA firstname.lastname@example.org @IvanPer4 Ivan has been a staff reporter with amNewYork since May 2012 and covers breaking news, politics and enterprise stories. Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Comments Comments section is temporarily on hold. Here’s why.