'He Didn't Stand A Chance': NYC's 19th Cyclist Killed When Car Slams Into SUV In BrooklynShocking video shows a gray car traveling south on Coney Island Avenue run a red light and T-bone a blue SUV heading east on Avenue L around 12:30 p.m. in Midwood. The SUV spins out of control and slams into Jose Alzorriz, who had just pulled up to the intersection.
Cyclist Killed In Brooklyn After Sedan Runs Red Light, Slams Into SUVThe latest incident, the 19th cyclist death in the city this year alone, was captured on surveillance cameras from a corner bakery in Brooklyn just before 12:30 p.m. on Sunday.
Another Bicyclist Killed: 18th To Die This Year After Being Struck, Killed By Truck In BrooklynIt happened around 9 a.m. Monday at 35th Street and Third Avenue in the Greenwood Heights section of Brooklyn.
After Rash Of Deaths, Mayor De Blasio Unveils Bike Safety Plan, Goes Easy On Bikers Behaving BadlyWith a growing number of cyclist fatalities, Mayor Bill de Blasio has a $58 million bike safety plan.
NYPD Cracks Down On Drivers, Expert Says Real Problem Is Reckless Cyclists, Proposes License Plates For Bikes“Insist on putting license plates on bicycles which would then allow the police or pedestrians or anyone else to track unsafe behavior,” the former chief of the city’s Department of Investigation added.