NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Police are investigating a deadly hit-and-run on the Belt Parkway in Queens.
An e-bike rider was struck and killed around 1 a.m. Wednesday near Lefferts Boulevard.READ MORE: Gen. Colin Powell, Former Secretary Of State, Dies At 84 Due To Complications From COVID-19
Police said a Dodge Charger hit the back of the bike, dragged it for a distance and then sideswiped a Mercedes Benz E400.READ MORE: Gen. Colin Powell Remembered Fondly At His Alma Mater, CCNY, And In The Bronx, Where He Was Raised
The Dodge pulled over under the 130th Street overpass, where police said the driver and four passengers got out and fled on foot.
The 24-year-old driver of the Mercedes stayed on the scene.MORE NEWS: Report: Feds May Allow Americans To Get Different COVID Booster Than Vaccine They First Received
So far, no arrests have been, and the victim’s name has not been released.