As he jumped into a waiting red car to flee the scene, his driver reportedly collided with a garbage truck.
Police say the suspect, who was the passenger was pronounced dead at the scene.
The female driver of the getaway car was rushed to New York Presbyterian Hospital-Cornell in critical condition.
Two people on the garbage truck sustained minor injuries.
And the initial assault victim was in stable condition at St. Luke's Hospital.
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