Bicyclist struck and killed in Manhattan

An 18-year-old bicyclist was struck and killed at this intersection in East Harlem on Sunday. (Image via Google Maps)
An 18-year-old bicyclist was struck and killed by a vehicle at this intersection in East Harlem on Sunday. Credit: Google Maps

An 18-year-old man riding a bicycle was struck and killed by a motorist on Sunday in East Harlem, cops said.

The bicyclist was traveling eastbound on East 108th Street when he was hit by a 2013 Dodge sedan traveling northbound on Park Avenue about 7:40 p.m., police said. Cops responded to the scene and observed the bicyclist with apparent head trauma. He was taken to Harlem Hospital, where he was pronounced dead on arrival.

The driver of the sedan, a 36-year-old male, remained on the scene.



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