Volume 20, Number 51 | THE NEWSPAPER OF LOWER MANHATTAN | MAY 2 - 8, 2008
Downtown Express photo by Nick Brooks
Woman hit and killed by truck on the Bowery
A tractor-trailer was making a turn on Bowery and Hester St. Monday at 12:15 p.m. and hit a woman crossing the street, police said. The victim, an Asian woman, 60, who was not identified by police, was declared dead at the scene. The driver remained at the scene and was not charged, but police are investigating the circumstances of the accident.