Daily News delivery truck driver killed in accident in Brooklyn

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Sunday, April 26, 2015

NEW YORK (WABC) -- The driver of a Daily News delivery truck was killed in a two vehicle accident in Brooklyn early Sunday.

The accident happened at Nostrand and Flushing Avenues in the Williamsburg section at about 5:50 a.m.

Police say the truck was traveling southbound on Nostrand Avenue and a green cab was traveling on Flushing Avenue where they were involved in a T-bone collision at that intersection.

The truck driver was identified as 24-year old Jonathan Long. Authorities say he may have been ejected from the vehicle and was in cardiac arrest when transported to Woodhull Hospital, where he was pronounced dead.

A passenger in the truck was hospitalized in stable condition. The driver of the taxi was treated at the scene.

The cause of the accident is under investigation.

Dashcam video captured the scene of the accident: