NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – A deadly motorcycle crash is under investigation this morning in the Bronx.
It happened around 4:45 a.m. near the intersection of White Plains Road and Bruckner Boulevard in Soundview.READ MORE: Worker Hurt In Wild Brawl At Brooklyn Pizza Shop; 'Like A Looney Tunes Cartoon,' Witness Says
Police said a Toyota Corolla rear-ended the motorcycle and then dragged the rider underneath.
The car eventually came to a stop and stayed on the scene.READ MORE: Jones Beach Lifeguard Bitten In Water; No Shark Spotted, But Patrols Intensify On Long Island
The motorcyclist was rushed to Jacobi Medical Center, where he was pronounced dead.
The victim has been identified as 25-year-old Simon Tavarez.MORE NEWS: New York City Workers Must Be Vaccinated By Sept. 13 Or Face Weekly Testing, Mayor De Blasio Says
So far, no charges have been filed.