34-year-old motorcyclist killed in Canarsie crash

A motorcycle crash in Canarsie has claimed the life of a 34-year-old man from East Flatbush. Investigators say Ashmeade Rohan and a 20-year-old female passenger

Cops say the motorcycle was carrying a man and a woman when it was hit by a turning car.

Cops say the motorcycle was carrying a man and a woman when it was hit by a turning car. (6/4/15)

BROOKLYN - A motorcycle crash in Canarsie has claimed the life of a 34-year-old man from East Flatbush. 

Investigators say Ashmeade Rohan and a 20-year-old female passenger were hit by a car that was turning left onto Avenue J at Rockaway Parkway Wednesday night. 

Both motorcycle riders were wearing helmets, but Rohan suffered severe injuries and was pronounced dead at Brookdale Hospital. The woman was treated for minor injuries. 

No charges have been filed at this time against the 66-year-old man behind the wheel of the car. The investigation is ongoing. 

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Trending Video

The first Kick Your Game Sneaker Exposition kicked 1 Sneaker Expo kicks off at Brooklyn Stuy Dome
2 Word on the Street: Selfies
Tips to stay commited to your fitness resolution 3 Tips to stay committed to your fitness resolution
Police say the woman was struck while crossing 4 Pedestrian struck, killed in Mill Basin
5 Brooklyn Sportscast, Jan. 16

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Features

Sorry to interrupt...

Your first 5 are free

Access to News12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Time Warner® and Service Electric℠ video customers.

Please enjoy 5 complimentary views to articles, photos, and videos during the next 30 days.

LOGIN SUBSCRIBE