New York Daily News: MANHATTAN, By Rocco Parascandola – A 28-year-old woman fell while riding her Citi Bike and was crushed to death by a tractor-trailer driver on the Upper East Side, police said Wednesday.
Police said the driver of a Great Dane tractor-trailer was stopped at a red light on E. 85th St. at Madison Ave. at 10:49am Tuesday. When the light turned green he continued west but the Citi Bike rider, heading in the same direction, fell off her bike and he rolled over her.
Medics rushing Carling Mott to New York Presbyterian-Weill Cornell Medical Center but she could not be saved. She was about half a mile from home when struck.
The driver was not charged but police are still investigating the incident.
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