According to the police, a woman in her 25th year was riding a bicycle when she lost control and fell in front of an approaching tractor-trailer. She was pronounced dead at the scene.
At around seven in the morning, witnesses informed police that the victim was riding her bicycle eastbound on Parkside Avenue in Flatbush when she lost control of it at Parade Place, which is on the outskirts of Prospect Park.
According to the police, she fell into the path of a tractor-trailer that was traveling east on Parkside Avenue, and the driver of the vehicle ran her over.
The victim succumbed to their injuries at the scene. It took some time before her name was made public.
The driver of the tractor-trailer stayed at the accident scene and was not charged right away.