NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Police are investigating a crash in Midtown that killed a 16-year-old pedestrian.
It happened after 10 p.m. Wednesday at the intersection of Third Avenue and East 60 Street.
Renee Thompson was crossing Third Avenue when she was hit by a 19-wheel tractor-trailer that was turning onto Third from East 60th Street, police said.
Thompson, who was from the Bronx, was pronounced dead at the scene.
No charges have been filed against the driver.
The investigation is ongoing.
Check Out These Other Stories From CBSNewYork.com:
- CBS News: NYPD Has Ongoing Probe Of Celebrity Chef Batali In Wake Of Sexual Misconduct Claims
- Mayor De Blasio To Tell NYPD To Stop Marijuana Arrests And To Issue Summonses Instead
- Family, Friends Gather For Wake Of 10-Year-Old Killed In N.J. School Bus Crash
- Ticket Sold In Hackensack, N.J. ShopRite Wins $315 Million Powerball Jackpot