Man Struck and Killed While Crossing Bronx Expressway, Police Say

By Ben Fractenberg on July 14, 2014 7:40pm 

 A man was struck and killed by a truck while he was walking across the Cross Bronx Expressway Monday.
A man was struck and killed by a truck while he was walking across the Cross Bronx Expressway Monday.
View Full Caption
Flickr/Soroll

THE BRONX — A man was struck by a truck and killed while trying to cross a Bronx highway Monday afternoon, police said.

A box truck heading north hit the man, whose identity has yet to be released, on the Cross Bronx Expressway near the Major Deegan exit about 12:16 p.m., according to the NYPD.

He was rushed to Lincoln Hospital where he was pronounced dead.

The driver remained at the scene and was not arrested. 

The NYPD’s Collision Investigation Squad is investigating the incident.

Advertisement

Advertisement

Advertisement