FATAL COLLISION – At 5:35 a.m. on Oct. 13, police responded to a 911 call of a motorcycle accident on the northbound Cross Island Parkway, near the Whitestone Expressway.
Upon arrival, police observed a 27-year-old male, identified as David Wilson of South Richmond Hill, with severe trauma about the body. EMS also responded to the location and pronounced Wilson dead at the scene.
Further investigation revealed that Wilson was operating a 2008 Suzuki motorcycle, traveling northbound on the Cross Island, when he lost control of the motorcycle near the Whitestone Expressway, striking a barrier.
A passenger was also on the motorcycle at the time and was transported to a nearby hospital via EMS and was listed in stable condition with abrasions about the body. No other vehicles or individuals were involved. The investigation is ongoing.