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Civilian member of the NYPD killed after Tire flies off truck on Gowanus Expressway

1 Aug 2018 12:31 PM

A Civilian NYPD employee was killed on Wednesday morning, at around 6:30 a.m. after a tire struck his car on the Gowanus Expressway near 3rd Avenue, the  64-year-old man was driving in a SUV in the eastbound lane of the Gowanus Expressway in Brooklyn,

a tire from a private sanitation vehicle came loose, when the truck’s tire came loose and flew from the westbound lane into the windshield of the man’s SUV, the 64-year-old man crashed  into a roadway barrier . He was then taken to NYU Langone Hospital–Brooklyn, where he was pronounced dead. His name is being withheld pending family notification.

 

 

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