Central Park, Manhattan, NY (August 27, 2019) – On Monday afternoon, August 26th, a bicyclist and a pedestrian were injured after a collision along East Drive. The incident was reported to have taken place at around 4:30 p.m. near the Loeb Boathouse.
According to authorities, a cyclist, identified only as a 43-year-old man, collided with a 77-year-old pedestrian. The bicyclist flipped over along the side of the roadway, subsequently suffering head injuries during the incident.
Medical crews were called to the scene and they transported both parties to Weill Cornell Medicine. The cyclist was listed in critical condition. There was no word on the seriousness of the pedestrian’s injuries.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recoveries.
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