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.

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