Empty streets in lockdown are giving skateboarders and riders free rein | ABC News

While many parts of the United States have opened back up, some places, including Washington and New York, remain locked down to contain the virus.

Empty streets have given freestyle skateboarders and riders free rein with sites being taken over in the name of thrills and spills.

North America correspondent David Lipson reports.

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