Girl in coma after deadly crash on Bronx highway

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A 14-year-old girl is fighting for her life and may never walk again following a Bronx car crash that killed her five-months’-pregnant stepmom, her grandmother told The Post on Sunday.

The girl, Sky Mendoza, is in a coma at Lincoln Medical Center after undergoing surgery for bleeding in the brain and a broken spine.

The Saturday morning Major Deegan Expressway wreck left her stepmom, Jennifer Parisella, dead and two others, her 12-year-old brother Orlando Mendoza and Parisella’s 28-year-old brother Michael, injured.

“[Sky] is critical,” Parisella’s mother, Grisel Parisella, said outside Lincoln Medical. “More than likely, we don’t know if she’s going to be able to walk again.”

Grisel said the swelling in her granddaughter’s brain has gone down but that the teen still hasn’t woken up since the accident.

“She is in a deep coma,” Grisel said, before leaving the hospital to visit Orlando, who suffered a broken collarbone, at Jacobi Medical Center.

Parisella, a farm worker from Middletown, was en route to make a vegetable delivery when her 2003 Ford Econoline van rear-ended a 2014 Volvo truck just before 7 a.m.

Orlando and Sky were sitting in the back seat at the time. Parisella’s brother, who was sitting in the front seat, suffered a leg injury.

“It’s very hard for all of us,” the grandmother added. “It’s heartbreaking. This is just too much for us.”

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