FATAL COLLISION – At approximately 7:30 a.m. on Nov. 11, police responded to a vehicle collision in the vicinity of Queens Boulevard and Broadway. Upon arrival, officers determined that a yellow 2014 Chevrolet Camaro with a single occupant was traveling westbound on Queens Boulevard when he lost control of the vehicle.
The driver hit a phone booth, a lamp post, two parked cars and then proceeded to jump the curb where he hit two pedestrians, identified as Man Chit Cheng, 59, and Mu Wang Lin, 41, both of Flushing, who were standing on the sidewalk.
EMS responded and pronounced Cheng dead at the scene. EMS also transported Lin to Elmhurst Hospital, where he was pronounced dead. The driver of the vehicle suffered minor injuries and was taken to Elmhurst Hospital, where he was taken into custody. The investigation is ongoing.