An 87-year-old man died Thursday after he was mowed down by a cement truck at the corner of 86th street and 21st. Ave in Brooklyn. (Bruce Cotler for New York Daily News)

An 87-year-old man died Thursday after he was mowed down by a cement truck in Brooklyn, officials said.

The victim was crossing in the crosswalk on 86th St. near 21st Ave. about 2:50 p.m. when a cement truck traveling down 21st St. rammed into him.

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Medics rushed the senior to NYU Langone Hospital-Brooklyn, where he died. His name was not immediately disclosed.

The 43-year-old driver of the cement truck remained at the scene. No charges were immediately filed.

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