Queens, NY (June 14, 2020) – An e-bike accident led to critical injuries when a rider and a pedestrian collided with one another in Queens.
According to police, the accident took place at the intersection of Junction Boulevard and 41st Avenue when an e-bike rider collided with a pedestrian who was crossing the street.
Police did not say which one had the right-of-way or what direction they were traveling in when they collided with one another.
The 60-year-old male pedestrian was taken to the hospital in stable condition. The cyclist was identified as a man in his 40s who was taken to the hospital with life-threatening injuries. He had severe head trauma and remains in the hospital at this time.
Police continue their investigation into the collision.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
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