Man killed when struck by motorcycle in Washington Heights - New York News

Man killed when struck by motorcycle in Washington Heights

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NEW YORK (MYFOXNY) -

A pedestrian was killed and motorcyclist was seriously injured during an accident in Washington Heights early Saturday morning.

Police say a 28-year-old man riding a BMW motorcycle and two other motorcycles were traveling northbound on Amsterdam Avenue between West 166th and 167th Streets around 4:20 a.m. when the motorcyclist struck a 34-year-old man crossing Amsterdam Avenue.

Police found both men in the street with severe trauma to their bodies.

EMS arrived to the location and pronounced the unidentified pedestrian dead upon arrival. The motorcyclist was taken to Columbia Presbyterian Hospital where he is listed in critical condition.

Police say their investigation is ongoing.

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