NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – Another person was killed while riding a bicycle in the New York City.
Police say 50-year-old Daniel Cammerman, a doctor and professor at Mount Sinai, was hit by a school bus on the Upper East Side.READ MORE: Times Square's 'Naked Cowboy' Robert Burck Arrested While Performing In Florida
It happened Wednesday morning near Central Park, on 96th Street and Fifth Avenue.
Cammerman was taken to Mount Sinai hospital just a block away where he was pronounced dead.
Fourteen children were on the bus at the time, but they were not hurt.READ MORE: New York City Public High Schools To Reopen March 22, All Sports To Return Mid-April
The driver stayed at the scene and was not charged.
Sources tell CBS2 as the bus was passing the cyclist, Cammerman lost control of his bike after hitting a patch of ice. The 50-year-old fell to the ground and was struck by the school bus’s front tire.
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