Staten Island man killed in sledding accident

January 17, 2011 7:40:58 AM PST
A Staten Island man sledding on his driveway was killed after he veered off the steep incline onto the road and into the path of an oncoming car.

Police said 46-year-old Raymond Larsen was riding the sled down his driveway on Cleveland Avenue shortly before 9 p.m. Sunday. The driveway is steep, and Larsen went into the road as a 61-year-old woman was driving her car past the spot.

Police said Larsen was unconscious at the scene. He was taken to the hospital where he was pronounced dead.

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