Truck Hits Cyclist at Bowery and Delancey

Posted on: October 12th, 2010 at 9:59 am by

Word has just come through the wire that a cyclist was hit by a truck at the corner of Delancey and Bowery.  The tipster wrote in saying, “Cyclist just got crushed by truck on Delancey and Bowery south east corner. He was in the crossing lane and had the light.”

From the inbox:

The corner is deadly!!!!!  But the police make it 100 times worse. I have lived here 40 years and when the traffic police were actually police a cop named Red was the owner of this corner and he protected the peds and anyone crossing first and traffic second..

No word yet on the condition of the cyclist. Yet given the tone of our reader’s dispatch, it doesn’t sound promising.  If you have more information, be sure to email us your tips and pictures.

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