Skateboarder Hit NYC Bus
Posted on Jun 14, 2013
A man riding a skateboard was killed in Brooklyn early Thursday morning when police say he crashed into the back of an MTA Bus.
Incident happened just before 1 am at the intersection of East New York Avenue and Rockaway Parkway in Crown Heights. Preliminary investigation determined that the victim was traveling southbound on Rockaway Parkway when he struck the rear of an MTA Bus that was traveling east on East New York Avenue.
Responding officers discovered the 25 year old victim unconscious and unresponsive. He was rushed to Kings County Hospital where he was pronounced dead on arrival.