A man was struck by a struck on the corner of North End Ave. and Murray St. on Friday, March 4th at 6:15 PM. The intersection is considered among the most dangerous in the Battery Park City section of Manhattan, as there is no traffic light installed, forcing drivers, cyclists and pedestrians to have to rely on one another’s navigation skills and look in multiple different directions when crossing.
A reader was kind enough to supply this YouTube video of the weekend accident. It is not graphic and simply displays the commotion at the scene.Â Further details about the victim and his condition were not readily available.
Do you think the North End Ave. and Murray St. intersection is dangerous? What can local officials do to make it safer for users?