An Upper West Side man was killed on Friday, October 27 after colliding his motorcycle with an SUV on the Henry Hudson Parkway, AM New York was first to report.
Police said 55-year-old Gregory Ahrens, who lived on West 75th Street, was riding north on a Honda motorcycle and ended up rear-ending a Lexus SUV when he tried to switch lanes.
The collision, which took place at about 7:30 p.m. near West 112th Street, caused Ahrens to be ejected from the bike and fly over the median. Police say they discovered him in the center lane of the southbound side.
Ahrens was rushed to Mount Sinai Morningside where he was pronounced deceased.
The 61-year-old driver of the SUV remained at the scene.