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Queens Motorcycle Accident: 26-year-old motorcyclist killed in East Elmhurst crash

Queens Motorcycle Accident: 26-year-old motorcyclist killed in East Elmhurst crash.

According to police and reports, a 26-year-old motorbike rider died on Sunday in Queens after colliding with two vehicles.

Police said the man slammed into a car near the junction of Ditmars Blvd. and 31st Ave. in East Elmhurst at about 6:30 p.m. He was flung to the ground during the collision and collided with another car.

The man was taken by emergency personnel with head and leg injuries to NewYork-Presbyterian Queens Hospital, but he was not able to be saved.

No additional people were hurt in the collision.

The victim’s identification was withheld as authorities tried to inform his relatives of his passing.

Location Guide

Queens is a New York City borough on Long Island across the East River from Manhattan. Flushing Meadows Corona Park, with the Unisphere, a 12-story 1964 World’s Fair globe sculpture, hosts the annual U.S. Open tennis tournament. The park’s Queens Museum is known for the “Panorama,” a building-for-building model of New York City. Nearby Citi Field is the stadium of pro baseball team, the Mets.