FATALITY – At 4:36 p.m. Dec. 21, police responded to a report of a person struck at Queens Boulevard and 58th Street.
Upon arrival, the investigation determined the operator of a white 2013 Suzuki motorcycle, identified as Darien Baker, 31, of Yonkers, was traveling westbound on Queens Boulevard when he collided with a pedestrian, a 78-year-old female, who was crossing northbound at 58th Street.
Both the operator and the pedestrian were removed to Elmhurst General Hospital and pronounced dead. The identity of the pedestrian was awaiting notification. The investigation is ongoing.