A cyclist who was killed in a hit-and-run in Williamsburg, Brooklyn this week was a longtime and well-liked record store clerk in the area, according to a published report.
It happened around 9:30 p.m. Thursday at East 125th Street and Park Avenue.
A man on a bicycle was struck and killed early Sunday near Prospect Park in Brooklyn.
A tax attorney was facing criminal charges and a civil lawsuit Wednesday for allegedly knocking a woman off her bicycle near the north end of Central Park in June, according to a published report.
The 26-year-old victim was found lying on the ground on Metropolitan Avenue near Stewart Avenue around 5:15 a.m. Monday in Linden Hill, police said.
Suffolk County police say Eric Dennis was struck by a westbound Jeep on South Country Road in East Patchogue.
They want to make sure cyclists are receiving tickets for truly dangerous behavior, and not being harassed when they are rolling along safely.
So far this year, police have given out 230 tickets to riders for ignoring signals and other violations as they zip around the park’s 6-mile loop.
You’ve seen them whizzing by, taking over the roads and the sidewalks, some of them even steering around traffic laws and terrorizing pedestrians: Bicyclists going rogue.