FAR ROCKAWAY, Queens (PIX11) — A motorcycle passenger was fatally ejected from the bike during a Monday collision with a man on rollerblades in Queens, police said.
There were two men on the motorcycle when they crashed into a 55-year-old man on rollerblades at Boardwalk and Beach 49th Street around 3 p.m., officials said. The passenger died at the scene. Police have not publicly identified him.
The driver fled on foot. Officials have not yet released a description of him.
The rollerblader suffered minor injuries, police said. he was taken to a hospital for treatment.
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