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Memorial created on GCP for worker killed

Motorists pass by a memorial featuring a helmut and flags to honor Frank Avino. Photo by Christina Santucci
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A memorial is set up on the Grand Central Parkway for Frank Avino, a 63-year-old electrician with Welsbach Electric Corp., in College Point, who was struck and killed while performing work on the roadway last month. Jamaica Hills resident Munshi Abdullah, 26, was charged with vehicular manslaughter and driving while under the influence of alcohol in the fatal accident, the Queens DA said.

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