Homicide Squad detectives report the details of a fatal auto accident involving a motorcycle that occurred on Wednesday, October 18, 2017 at 8:00 p.m. in Elmont.
According to detectives, while heading eastbound on Linden Blvd. operating a Kawasaki motorcycle, a 46 year-old male was involved in a collision with a 2016 Dodge Charger traveling eastbound and making a U-turn near Elmont Rd. As a result of the collision the motorcyclist was ejected, suffered multiple trauma injuries, was transported to an area hospital and was later pronounced deceased by a staff physician.
The male operator of the Charger, 39, was not injured.
Both vehicles were impounded for brake and safety checks.
The investigation is ongoing and the name of the victim is being withheld at this time.
Details: D/Lt. Fitzpatrick/Homicide Squad 10/19/17/0423/8751