QUEENS (PIX11) — A 34-year-old construction worker died Tuesday after he fell from a catwalk onto a car on the Van Wyck Expressway, police said.
Jeremy Rozan had been on the catwalk on Roosevelt Avenue around 10:20 a.m., working as a painter, officials said. He fell down toward the northbound Van Wyck, where he hit the side of a Nissan Altima. Rozan was thrown into the left lane.
The 46-year-old driver remained on scene, police said. The driver and two passengers of the Nissan were taken to a hospital for treatment to minor injuries.
Rozan was unconscious and unresponsive when emergency workers arrived, police said. He’d suffered severe trauma to the head and body. He was rushed to a hospital where he was pronounced deceased.