A man was tragically killed after he was struck by a vehicle following a violent crash, Sunday afternoon.
It happened just before 12:30 at the intersection of Avenue L and Coney Island Avenue, when two cars collided. One of the vehicle jumped the curb, and slammed into a bicyclist, who was pinned against the Vertzky Yeshiva building.
Flatbush Hatzolah, FDNY and NYPD all responded and worked quickly to extricate the victim, who was suffering from critical injuries.
He was rushed to the hospital by Flatbush Hatzolah Paramedics, where the approximately 35-year-old male was pronounce dead.
An additional two victims from the two cars were rushed to the hospital, both reportedly in stable condition.
Misaskim services were not needed in this tragic incident.
The cause of the crash is under investigation. Please avoid the area as the street will remain closed while the investigation is underway.
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