Man, 21, dies after getting into dispute at Queens bar: police

SUNNYSIDE, Queens —Authorities say a 21-year-old man has died after apparently being punched outside a Queens bar Thursday.

The man, identified as John D. McGee, was involved in a dispute at the Gaslight Bar on Queens Boulevard at about 3:45 a.m. when he was punched in the head.

McGee fell to the ground and hit his head. He was taken to the hospital where he was pronounced dead.

It's unclear whether the punch was fatal or whether he died of another cause.

The man who punched the victim fled the scene, said police. No arrests have been made.

Associated Press contributed to this report.

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