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Woman, 57, fatally struck by box truck in East Harlem

A 57-year-old woman was fatally struck by a box truck in East Harlem Thursday morning, cops said.

The victim was crossing Lexington Ave. at E. 124th St. when the truck, turning right onto Lexington Ave., hit her about 8 a.m., official said.

Medics rushed the victim to Harlem Hospital but she couldn’t be saved. Her name was not immediately released.

The 55-year-old man driving the box truck remained at the scene and faced no immediate charges.

It was not immediately clear if the woman was in the crosswalk when she was hit, police said.

Source (Ny Daily news)

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