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Crash kills motorcyclist in Queens

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A motorcyclist was killed after he crashed into a guardrail in Queens Sunday morning.

Police say 59-year-old Antonio Ferruccio lost control of his 1991 Ducati and struck a barrier on the Grand Central Parkway near the 168th Street exit.

According to the NY Post, Ferruccio went into cardiac arrest and a witness tried to resuscitate him before EMS arrived. He was taken to Queens General Hospital where he was pronounced dead.

The accident tied closed eastbound traffic for about two hours, tying up traffic in the area

Authorities are still investigating the accident.

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