On Thursday evening, a 21-year-old man was fatally struck by an MTA bus at East 23rd Street, between Broadway and Madison Avenues.
The pedestrian, identified as Amos Veloz of 86 Fort Washington Ave., was hit by the bus as it drove east and he was crossing the street, heading south, police said. When police arrived, they said Veloz was unresponsive and unconscious. EMS pronounced him dead at the scene.
There is no criminality suspected at this time, and the family has been notified.