Broadway actress Ruthie Ann Miles' 4-year-old daughter Abigail Blumenstein was killed when a driver allegedly suffered a medical condition, lost control of her auto and sped through a crowded crosswalk.
Miles' 5-year-old daughter, Abigail, and Joshua Lew, 20 months old, were killed when a woman reportedly had a seizure behind the wheel of a auto which rolled into a crosswalk and struck the pedestrians.
"The pain suffered by Ruthie and Jonathan is almost impossible to fathom", Rubinowitz said.
Miles was in her 39th week of pregnancy, the Journal reported.
Her legal representative confirmed the sad news in a statement to NY Daily News, confirming the heartbreaking news that the actress had named the child. "Let's surround them with love while they grieve and try to get through this incredibly painful time".
The death toll now has risen to three from the crash that initially claimed the lives of Miles' daughter, Abigail Blumenstein, 4, and another child, Joshua Lew, 1.
Ruthie Ann Miles and Abigail Blumenstein.
And now she has lost the unborn baby that she was carrying at the time, in a tragic development.
Ruthie's friend Lauren Lew and her one-year-old son Joshua were also involved in the accident; Joshua was killed in the crash.
He said: 'We believe that she had a seizure.
The alleged driver, Dorothy Bruns of Concord, was indicted by a Brooklyn Grand Jury on charges that included manslaughter, criminally negligent homicide, reckless endangerment, assault, reckless driving and disobeying traffic signals.