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Queens motorcyclist killed in crash with car in Hempstead, police say

A Hollis, Queens, man died after crashing his motorcycle into a car in Hempstead Saturday, Nassau County police said.

Osrick Powell, 31, was driving a 2016 Suzuki "at an excessive speed" on North Franklin Street when he collided with a 2015 Dodge car turning left onto Smith Street, according to a news release from the department.

Powell was "crushed" between his motorcycle and the car, suffering serious internal injuries, police said.

Medics took him to a hospital, where he was pronounced dead at 12:49 p.m. Saturday. The driver of the car, 29, was unharmed, police said.

Police said the investigation is continuing. Officers impounded the car and motorcycle for brake and other safety tests, police said.

CORRECTION: Powell's first name, the time of the accident and the time of his death were incorrect in a previous version of this story due to incorrect information from police.

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