37-Year-Old Motorcyclist Killed by NYPD SUV Responding to a 911 Call in Brooklyn
Brooklyn, NY – A 37-year-old motorcyclist was fatally struck by an NYPD squad car zooming to a 911 call in Williamsburg. The biker was traveling south on Driggs Avenue when the NYPD SUV heading west on Metropolitan Avenue crashed into him. Due to the impact, the rider flew 50 feet off from his bike, causing severe head trauma. He was rushed to Bellevue Hospital where he was pronounced dead.
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