New York

Adam Uster Killed in Accident at Franklin and Lexington Ave in Brooklyn, NY

May 1, 2023
Victim's Name(s)
Adam Uster
Type of Accident
Commercial Truck
Alcohol/Drugs Suspected

Where it Happened

Franklin Avenue & Lexington Avenue, Brooklyn, NY, USA

Additional Information

Investigating Officer or Authority
New York State Police
Vehicles Involved
Bicycle, Flatbest Truck
Franklin and Lexington Ave
Injuries Sustained

Fatal injuries

Apparent/Alleged Cause of Accident

Bicyclist was struck by a flatbed truck making a turn

What Happened

State Police have identified the person killed in a collision at Franklin and Lexington Ave in Brooklyn, NY on May 1st, 2023. Police say the incident involved a bicyclist being struck by a flat bed truck during a turn around 11:30 a.m. The bicycle, according to police, was headed southbound in a bike lane before the colliding with the truck that was making a right Turin onto Lexington. The bicyclist, identified as 39-year-old Adam Uster, suffered fatal injuries. The driver of the truck remained at the scene for police. Additional information has not been made available.

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