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Woman riding scooter on Manhattan parkway dies after crash

A woman riding a scooter on a Manhattan parkway died after crashing into a divider and then being launched into the path of a motorcycle rider, cops said.

The 48-year-old victim was zipping uptown on the scooter when she lost control on the Henry Hudson Parkway near W. 104th St. about 9:50 p.m. Saturday, police said.

She struck the center divider and the impact launched her into the path of a man riding a Ninja motorcycle in a downtown lane, police said.

The woman was taken to Mount Sinai Morningside but she couldn’t be saved. Her name was not immediately released.

The motorcycle rider went to the same hospital with non-life-threatening injuries, police said.

The woman who died wasn’t wearing a helmet when she crashed, cops said.

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