On Saturday, October 02, 2021, at approximately 0244 hours, police responded to a 911 call of a single motor vehicle collision in the vicinity of Webster Avenue and Ittner Place, within the confines of the 48th Precinct in the Bronx.
Upon arrival, officers discovered a 39-year-old male, unconscious and unresponsive, lying in the roadway with severe body trauma.
EMS responded and pronounced victim deceased.
A preliminary investigation conducted by the NYPD Highway District’s Collision Investigation Squad determined the male was operating an e-bike, traveling northbound on Webster Avenue, just past Ittner Place, when he lost control of the e-bike, struck the cement median, and was ejected from the vehicle.
Following proper family notification, the deceased has been identified as indicated.
Bronx, NY 10459
There have been no arrests made and the investigation remains ongoing.
Anyone with information related to this incident is asked to call the NYPD‘s Crime Stoppers hotline at 1–800–577–TIPS (8477) or for Spanish, 1–888–57–PISTA (74782). The public can also submit their tips by logging onto the Crime Stoppers‘ website or by texting their tips to 274637 (CRIMES) then enter TIP577.
All tips will be kept strictly confidential.