A cyclist was killed last night in Sunnyside after being struck by a car that sped off after the crash.
The 37-year-old was biking heading eastbound on Greenpoint Avenue when he was hit from behind by a dark colored sedan heading the same direction, police said. The Daily News reported that sources said the speeding car ran a red light.
The vehicle did not stop and fled the sight.
EMS pronounced the victim dead at the scene.
An investigation is ongoing.