Motorcyclist killed in crash with NYC bus

Motorcyclist killed in crash with NYC bus

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NEW JERSEY (MYFOXNY.COM) -

Police are investigating a deadly motorcycle crash involving an MTA bus in Hollis, Queens.

The collision happened at around 1 a.m. Tuesday at the intersection of Springfield Boulevard and Union Turnpike.

The bus was traveling northbound and had a green light when it entered the intersection, according to police.

The Yamaha motorcycle, traveling eastbound, went through a red light and struck the bus near the left driver side window, said police.

Mauricio Galdamez, 21 of Queens, was taken to Long Island Jewish Hospital where he was pronounced dead.

The driver of the bus was not injured.

 

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