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1 killed, 2 injured after being struck by car on NE Thruway in the Bronx

A man was struck and killed by a car on the New England Thruway and two others were injured while changing a tire Thursday morning, officials say.  The incident happened in the southbound lane near

News 12 Staff

Dec 15, 2016, 9:35 PM

Updated 2,742 days ago

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A man was struck and killed by a car on the New England Thruway and two others were injured while changing a tire Thursday morning, officials say. 
The incident happened in the southbound lane near Exit 11 across from Bay Plaza Mall in Co-op City before 2 a.m. 
Police say Artimis Jones, 29, of the Bronx was killed while attempting to change a tire on a car stopped on the thruway. Jones and two others were struck by a Toyota Sienna. Jones died at the scene, officials say. 
The two other men both 30-years-old, were transported to the hospital in serious condition. 
The driver of the mini-van stayed on scene and police say charges have not been filed. 


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