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Skateboarder Dead After Falling Under Truck In Queens

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A skateboarding accident in Queens leaves a teenage boy dead.

Investigators believe the 18-year-old was skateboarding while holding on to the passenger side of a truck on 47th Avenue near 32nd Place in Long Island City Thursday morning when they say he lost control and fell underneath the back wheel.

Officials say they found the skateboarder unresponsive with severe injuries.

He was pronounced dead at Elmhurst Hospital.

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