Police: Con Ed truck hits, kills pedestrian
Police say a pedestrian was struck and killed by a Con Ed truck in Melrose overnight.
The man was hit just after midnight while crossing 149th Street near the Grand Concourse. The truck was making a turn on the street at the time of the collision, according to authorities.
The victim, identified as a Hispanic man in his 40s, was pronounced dead at the scene.
Police do not suspect criminality. An investigation is ongoing.