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Police said a motorcyclist died after being hit twice, being knocked off his bike first by a white Honda SUV, then struck and killed by a Chevy.
It was an Independence Day with a flair, as the 35th Annual Macy’s Fourth of July Fireworks Show over the Hudson River lit up the night sky in every color of the rainbow.
The Macy’s folks say this year’s show is going to be a 25-minute show with more colors, shapes and effects.
If approached from the south on the West Side Highway, the structure appears to be akin to a pyramid. Approach from the north, and you’ll see a glass tower and a number of terraces.
New Yorkers are facing real road dangers. A new study shows some of the city’s busiest intersections are also some of its most dangerous.
A fire department spokesman said the victims all suffered minor injuries. They were taken to Harlem Hospital.
The cyclists pedaled for 30 miles on closed roads to raise money to fight multiple sclerosis, and in support of hundreds of programs and services organized by the Southern NY Chapter of the National Multiple Sclerosis Society.
Around 5,000 cyclists circled Manhattan on 30 miles of closed roadways during the Bike MS NYC event.
There was a guilty plea entered Tuesday in the drunk-driving case that lead to “Leandra’s Law” here in New York State.