Homicide Squad Detectives are investigating a fatal auto accident involving a motorcycle that occurred on Friday, June 8, 2018 at 5:30 pm in Elmont.
According to detectives, while heading southbound on Belmont Boulevard operating a 2013 Kawasaki motorcycle, a 26 year old male was involved in a collision with a 2008 Chevrolet Trailblazer traveling eastbound on Atherton Avenue while completing a left turn onto northbound Belmont Boulevard. 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.
Both vehicles were impounded for brake and safety checks. The male operator of the Chevrolet, 57, was not injured.
The investigation is ongoing and the name of the victim is being withheld at this time.
Details by: Sgt. Rojas/Homicide 06/09/18/0150/8688