Victims, Families Take To Streets Of Manhattan For Demonstration Against Traffic ViolenceNew Yorkers who have lost loved ones or been injured in traffic crashes joined safety advocates at a Sunday event that included the reading of names in front of what looked like body bags.
NYC Cyclist Deaths: Aspiring Wrestler Dies After Being Hit By Truck Making Illegal TurnThere have been nearly 30 cyclist deaths on city streets so far this year, compared to 10 in all of 2018.
NYC Cyclist Deaths: 87-Year-Old Killed In Brooklyn, 26th Rider Dead On Streets This YearPolice say a minivan hit Yevgeny Meskin as he was crossing Ocean Parkway on a bicycle Wednesday. Meskin was pronounced dead at Maimonides Hospital.
New York City DOT Announces 'Green Wave' Bike Safety PlanWith the number of cyclists killed on the streets of New York rising, city transportation officials have unveiled a new safety program.
NYC Cyclist Deaths: Street Safety Rally Pushes New Laws Promising Better Bike Lanes, Limits On Commercial Waste HaulersThe bills would create more protected bike lanes, regulate where commercial waste haulers can travel and target the city's most dangerous drivers.
NYC Cyclist Deaths: 14-Year-Old Struck And Killed By Dump Truck In QueensPolice tell CBS2 the teen was riding his bike eastbound on Borden Avenue in Long Island City when the vehicle made a right turn onto 11th Street and hit the boy around 2 p.m. Saturday.
NYC Cyclist Deaths: Hundreds Rally To Honor Man Killed In Brooklyn, Call For Safer Bike LanesA sea of supportive cyclists rallied Sunday at Bartel-Pritchard Square next to Prospect Park to honor a cyclist who was killed earlier this month.
NYC Cyclist Deaths: 18-Year-Old Driver Charged In Deadly Crash That Killed Cyclist In Coney IslandPolice said Mirza Baig, of Queens, ran a red light and slammed into an SUV on August 11 in Coney Island. The SUV then struck and killed 52-year-old Jose Alzorriz.
NYC Cyclist Deaths: 'He Didn't Stand A Chance,' NYC's 19th Rider 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.
NYC Cyclist Deaths: Rider 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.
NYC Cyclist Deaths: 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.
NYC Cyclist Deaths: 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.
NYC Cyclist Deaths: NYPD Cracks Down On Drivers, Expert Says Real Problem Is Reckless Bike Riders, 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.