East Harlem, NY (February 20, 2020) – A 60-year-old woman tragically died yesterday after being struck by a motorcycle in East Harlem the night before. The accident was reported on Tuesday evening, February 18th, at the intersection of Pleasant Avenue and East 118th Street at around 5:50 p.m.
According to officials, the victim, identified as Anette Camaya, was crossing the intersection when she was struck by a 2019 Wuxi Dongma Z6 motorcycle. Camaya was abruptly knocked to the ground and emergency responders quickly rushed her to a local hospital.
Unfortunately, the victim suffered critical injuries and was pronounced deceased the following day. The operator of the motorcycle, identified only as a 34-year-old man, remained at the scene and was treated and released from the hospital. No charges have been filed but the incident remains under investigation.
We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of Anette Camaya at this time.
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