Man Killed in Truck Accident near Amsterdam Ave. in NY City, NY
New York, NY -- A crash involving a box truck took the life of an unidentified elderly man Friday, February 24, 2017 in the area of New York, NY.
The incident took place near Amsterdam Avenue and West 95th Street about 6 a.m.
According to the report, a 2004 Freightliner truck headed north crashed into the victim. The unidentified man was found unconscious in the roadway. There was no further information regarding the man's identity, except to say he was 83-year-old.
The victim was taken to a nearby hospital with undisclosed injuries, but was later pronounced dead.
The official investigation into the incident is ongoing and may reveal more details as it concludes.
More information may become available as the investigation concludes.
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