12-Year-Old Queens Boy Dies in Drag Race


drag-racingA 12-year-old boy injured in a Queens drag race died yesterday, and the DA was weighing an upgrade in the charges against the drivers — the youngster’s cousins, sources said. Avi Amenov was in the back seat of a silver BMW racing a Lexus down Francis Lewis Boulevard in Bayside Wednesday night when the BMW clipped the Lexus and spun out of control before crashing into a parked van.Firefighters had to cut through the car’s roof to get Avi out.

The drivers — who were still charged with vehicular assault and reckless endangerment as of last night — each had a younger cousin in his car.

{NY Post/Matzav.com Newscenter}


  1. A sad commentary on what the young of this generation are doing in their spare time. Also a sad commentary on the parents who feel a need of this excessive gashmiyus(BMW and a Lexus) in the type of cars they need to purchase.