Melisa Harris, of Far Rockaway, dies after crashing motorcycle into telephone pole on Sheridan Boulevard

A Far Rockaway woman was killed after crashing her motorcycle into a telephone pole in Inwood. Police say Melisa Harris was riding west on Sheridan

Police say Melisa Harris was riding west on

Police say Melisa Harris was riding west on Sheridan Boulevard Sunday morning when she lost control and hit a pole. (Credit: News 12 )

INWOOD - A Far Rockaway woman was killed after crashing her motorcycle into a telephone pole in Inwood.

Police say Melisa Harris was riding west on Sheridan Boulevard Sunday morning when she lost control and hit a pole.

They say the 31-year old suffered multiple injuries, including head trauma.

She was pronounced dead a nearby hospital.

Police say her 41-year-old passenger suffered a concussion, but is expected to survive.

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