Cyclist Alejandra Santos was struck and killed on Third Avenue and 24th Street Christmas Day. The friend of a cyclist killed in Brooklyn is speaking out about the victim's dedication as an advocate for safe bike riding; CBS2's Valerie Castro reports. This makes it 19 cyclists who died this year in NYC, as compared to a total of 10 deaths last year. SUNSET PARK – Another cyclist was killed Monday morning after swerving into traffic to avoid an opening car door. Photo Credit: Getty Images/Jeff Vinnick. The cyclist was killed near the intersection of Bushwick Avenue and Boerum Street. The following news account shows traffic footage, you see the first car running a red at high speed, t boning a van, then the van subsequently crashing into a wall. BROWNSVILLE - Ernest Askew, a cyclist, was killed in Brooklyn killed last night after being struck by a vehicle. I wouldn’t blame anything other than our failed infrastructure, honestly. Six months into this year, 10 have been killed in Brooklyn alone. A cyclist was killed when he was struck by a tractor trailer Wednesday morning in Brooklyn, officials said. On July 29 at about 9 a.m., a 30-year-old cyclist was riding her bike on Third Avenue and 36th Street. A bicyclist was struck and killed by a truck going around a corner in Brooklyn, police said. BROOKLYN, New York -- A 23-year-old bicyclist was killed Wednesday night after colliding with an MTA bus in Brooklyn. Filed Under: Brooklyn, Cyclist Death, Local TV, Midwood, New York NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — A 29-year-old man was struck and killed early Thursday morning while riding a bicycle in Brooklyn. He is also the 12th Brooklyn cyclist to die in a motor-vehicle collision this year. Patch - The 33-year-old was hit near Metropolitan and Graham avenues, an intersection where activists have pushed for safety improvements. WILLIAMSBURG, Brooklyn — A bicyclist was struck by an MTA bus and killed in Williamsburg Wednesday, according to police. A Sunset Park man riding an e-bike was killed in a collision with a car Dec. 25. NEW YORK (AP) — A cyclist was killed Wednesday after colliding with a city bus in the Williamsburg section of Brooklyn. Eighteen cyclists have been killed so far in NYC in 2019. A cyclist was struck and killed by a car while crossing an intersection in Flatbush and police are looking for the driver, who sped off after the crash, authorities said. It occurred round 12:30 a.m. close to Avenue N and Ocean Parkway in Midwood. The 31-year-old woman was pedaling east along 56th St. in Sunset Park around 7:30 a.m. when she crashed into a 29-year-old motorcyclist heading north on Third Ave., cops said. A cyclist was killed in Brooklyn on Monday morning after being struck by an SUV driver who reportedly believed the cyclist had broken into his car earlier. Another e-bike rider — the third in as many weeks — has died under unclear circumstances involving no other vehicles. WILLIAMSBURG, Brooklyn (WABC) -- A 25-year-old cyclist was struck and killed by a vehicle that apparently fled the scene in Williamsburg, Brooklyn Thursday. The 28-year-old cyclist killed by a truck in Brooklyn on Monday was identified Tuesday as Ridgewood native Devra Freelander, the daughter of two prominent rabbis. NEW YORK (FOX 5 NY) - A cyclist was reportedly killed in a two-car crash in Brooklyn on Sunday afternoon. BROOKLYN, NY — A … Police identified the victim as 33-year-old Adrian Coyotl De Los Santos. NEW YORK - A 29-year-old man riding a bicycle early Thursday was struck and killed in Midwood, Brooklyn, according to police.. the infrastructure is the way it is because of auto companies and auto industry lobbyists everything is set up for cars because that's where the money is, … Police say the young man was on … Police say the male victim … The 30-year-old cyclist was heading north on Third Avenue in Sunset Park, when she was struck and killed by the driver of a commercial tractor trailer, according to the police department. It has been a lethal summer for New York City cyclists, with two riders killed in July in the span of just 24 hours, on Brooklyn’s McGuinness Blvd. Posted on August 12, 2019. NYC’s 19th cyclist killed in Brooklyn. A car crash in Brooklyn took the life of an innocent cyclist Sunday; CBS2's Jenna DeAngelis reports. Horrifying video shows crash that killed cyclist in Brooklyn August 11, 2019 Wild video shows the moment a cyclist was fatally wiped out in a grisly car crash in Brooklyn on Sunday allegedly caused by a teenage driver who blew through a red light. The cyclist was crossing Ocean Parkway at … Our foresight is dismal. … and Clove Road in Staten Island, followed by another cyclist fatality in Sunset Park the same month, and again in August in Coney Island. According to authorities, at around 12:12 a.m., 33-year-old Alejandro Santos was biking along Third Avenue near 24th Street when he collided with a car and was thrown into a parked flatbed truck. South Brooklyn has seen a surge in cyclist deaths in the last two years, and Third Avenue has become known for deadly crashes. Getty Images. A 10th cyclist is killed in Brooklyn Last year, 10 cyclists were killed citywide. 0. comments. It happened at around 2:40 p.m. at Rewe Street and Vandevoort Avenue in Williamsburg. NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — A 29-year-old man was struck and killed early Thursday morning whereas driving a bicycle in Brooklyn. He follows Bushwick resident Devra Freelander, who was struck and killed by a cement truck in Williamsburg on July 1. Someone in a parked car suddenly opened the door, and the cyclist swerved into oncoming traffic to avoid being hit. Bicyclist killed in Williamsburg crash with bus A 23-year-old bicyclist was killed on Wednesday night after colliding with an MTA bus in Williamsburg. Police mentioned the bicycle owner was making an attempt to cross Ocean Parkway when he was hit by a Chevy Camaro. While the Department of Transportation lowered the speed limit from 30 to the prevailing 25 mph citywide speed limit, no physical changes have been made to this deadly corridor, even after two people were killed and 11 more were injured on Third Avenue in 2019 alone. Bicyclist hit, killed in Brooklyn Park Updated: November 13, 2019 06:12 PM Authorities were at the scene of a fatal crash involving a bicyclist in Brooklyn Park Wednesday morning. A 28-year-old woman was killed while riding her bike in Brooklyn on Monday, marking the third cyclist fatality on city streets in just seven days. By Metro. This marks the tenth cyclist death in the borough and the 13th in the city, just this year alone. WILLIAMSBURG, BROOKLYN – A bicyclist was struck and killed Thursday afternoon in Brooklyn, the first cycling death in the city this year, police said. This story has been updated to reflect the most current number of cyclist fatalities.