Deborah Healy-Seidlitz Dies After Being Struck by Car

The 49-year-old Pound Ridge resident was struck and killed by a car Friday night in Bedford.

Deborah Healy-Seidlitz, a 49-year-old Pound Ridge resident, was struck and killed by a car Friday night in Bedford.

Healy-Seidlitz was the mother of two children in the Katonah Lewisboro schools and was married to Richard Seidlitz.

The accident occurred just before 8 p.m. near Truck, a restaurant on Old Post Road in Bedford, according to Assistant Fire Chief Peter Aquilino from the Bedford Fire Department. The Bedford police department and Westchester Emergency Services paramedics also responded to the scene.

Fire officials took Healy-Seidlitz was taken to Northern Westchester Hospital shortly after 8 p.m., where she died as a result of her injuries.

Police had closed a section of the restaurant's parking lot while investigators inspected a damaged car, according to reports.

Traffic was temporarily diverted from the area.

Police have not released any further details on the accident.

Ellie Sugarman October 24, 2012 at 10:42 AM
My heart goes out to Deborah's family, my beloved friends. I send love and prayers at this unfathomably sad time.
Laura Beth Kerr Gilman October 24, 2012 at 12:00 PM
Thank you Jonathan. I feel the same way.
Irene Marks October 25, 2012 at 03:01 AM
Deb walked in beauty. She handled the challenges of her life with grace and dignity and helped others to do the same. Heartfelt sympathy to all of us who will miss her.
wendy boe October 25, 2012 at 11:22 PM
I am so sad. I just heard this tragic news. My sincerest condolences to her family. Debra was a friend and colleague. She was kind, warm and a devoted mother. Her family is in my prayers. xo
elizabeth drew loesch October 27, 2012 at 03:00 PM
I am still reeling from the tragic and sudden loss of Deborah! My heart is broken and aches for Rich and her two children. I send them love, light and strength. The world will greatly miss such a special soul! All my love & sympathy, Drew Loesch xo


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