Motorcyclist Killed By Drunken Driver on Long Island Expressway in Queens

Police say the driver was in the left lane of the westbound LIE when he veered into the center late and hit a motorcycle

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  • Police say a motorcyclist is dead after a drunken driver struck him on the Long Island Expressway in Queens
  • Police say the driver was in the left lane of the westbound LIE when he veered into the center late and hit a motorcycle
  • The motorcycle hit a guardrail and 63-year-old motorcyclist Juan Moncada was ejected and killed

Police say a motorcyclist is dead after a drunken driver struck him on the Long Island Expressway in Queens.

The crash happened at about 11:15 p.m. Monday. Police say 27-year-old Korey Cox was driving a Nissan Altima in the left lane of the westbound LIE when he veered into the center late and hit a motorcycle.

The motorcycle hit a guardrail and 63-year-old motorcyclist Juan Moncada was ejected and killed.

Cox was arrested. It was not immediately not clear if he has a lawyer.

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