Manhattan, NY (May 11, 2020) – According to officers, a 59-year-old man was struck and critically injured by a U.S. Post Office truck on Sunday morning, May 10th, in Manhattan. It was reported in front of 46 West 14th St. at around 11:45 a.m.
The vehicle hit the pedestrian between 5th and 6th Avenues for reasons that are under investigation.
The victim was hospitalized in critical condition but few other details have been reported. The investigation is ongoing.
Our thoughts are with the victim and his family at this time. We hope for a full recovery.
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