Police: Motorcyclist killed following collision with ambulance on Pelham Parkway

Police say the man was riding a motorcycle when he and a FDNY ambulance collided just before 7 p.m. Thursday.

News 12 Staff

Mar 15, 2024, 10:07 AM

Updated 31 days ago

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A 23-year-old motorcyclist was killed after a crash with an ambulance Thursday night on Pelham Parkway.
Police say the man was riding a motorcycle when he and a FDNY ambulance collided just before 7 p.m.
Two on-duty EMTs were in the ambulance at the time of the accident, according to authorities.
Police say everyone involved was hospitalized. The EMTs are expected to be OK. However, the motorcyclist died due to his injuries.
Footage of the aftermath shows the street blocked off and a Suzuki motorcycle lying on the ground in front of a police car.
On Friday morning, pieces of the vehicles were seen on the sidewalk near the intersection of Pelham Parkway and Eastchester Road.
Police say their collision investigation squad is investigating what led to the crash.


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