NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Visitors security investigators are investigating a deadly hit-and-run accident that occurred in Williamsburg early Saturday morning.
As 1010 WINS’ Roger Stern stories, a bread truck making its every day rounds collided with a sixty eight-yr-previous man on a Suzuki motorbike at Bushwick Avenue and Montrose Road round 5:00 am.
Police say the truck fled the scene and was arrested with out incident a half-mile away at Manhattan and Grand Streets.
The sufferer was rushed to Woodhull Hospital the place he was pronounced lifeless.
Some locals aren’t stunned one thing like this occurred within the space.
“Cyclists get struck on this particular road on the common,” one man stated.
“I experience my bike for work or to commute to and from work,” stated one other.” Bushwick’s all the time been harmful.”
Roy, who manages a close-by bagel store, agrees.
“Individuals don’t drive protected,” he says. “They only go, particularly round right here, the large truck is available in, they swipe the automotive.”
Nonetheless, others keep they’re not involved concerning the security of the roads within the space.
The driving force of the bread supply truck is in police custody with expenses pending.