Bicyclist Struck, Killed In Bronx

Published on April 11, 2012, 10:50 pm
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A bicyclist was killed after being struck by a BMW SUV in Bronx Wednesday night, police said.

It happened in the area of Williamsbridge Road and Mace Avenue in the Williamsbridge neighborhood.

Witnesses said a young man who appeared to be in his 20s was mounting his bicycle by the curb when he was struck.

The victim was transported to Jacobi Hospital, where he was pronounced dead.

The driver remained on the scene. Police were continuing to investigate.

Anyone with information on the case should contact the Crime Stoppers hotline at 1-800-577-TIPS, or text CRIMES and then enter TIP577, or visit

All calls are strictly confidential.


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