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Man struck and killed by a truck in Midtown

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A man was struck and killed by a tractor trailer while he was crossing the street in Midtown early Sunday morning. 

Police say 26-year-old Ken Baker of Binghamton, NY, walking northbound on Sixth Avenue at the West 47 Street intersection around 3:47 a.m., when a Tractor truck, with no trailer attached, also traveling northbound on Sixth Avenue made a left turn onto West 47 Street heading westbound and struck the Baker. 

The driver of the vehicle remained at the scene. EMS took Baker to Bellevue Hospital where he was later pronounced dead.  

Police say their investigation is ongoing and do not suspect any criminality by the driver.

 

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