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 fbShare Tweet 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 We're revamping our Comments section. Learn more and share your input.