Bike Messenger Killed In Car Accident In Midtown
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A deadly accident in Midtown Manhattan claimed the life of a bike messenger Thursday.
The incident happened at the intersection of 49th Street and Eighth Avenue. Police say the messenger was passing between a police van and a double- parked delivery truck when someone in the truck opened the door.
Police say the messenger struck the door and was thrown to the ground head-first. He died at the scene.