A 21-year-old woman was killed this morning after being hit by a truck on East 14th and Broadway.
According to police, the woman was struck as she was crossing Broadway, heading east, by the truck, which was also heading east on 14th Street and making a right onto Broadway. After hitting the woman, the truck driver fled the scene and an investigation is now underway.
The woman was unresponsive by the time an EMS team arrived and she was then taken to Beth Israel where she was pronounced dead.
Police are withholding the woman’s name pending family notification.