Friends, family mourn 5-year-old killed by truck

BROOKLYN - Friends and family are mourning the death of a 5-year-old boy struck and killed by a truck in Williamsburg.

Witnesses say the child was riding his tricycle on the sidewalk when he was struck by a van coming out of a meat market garage on Heyward Avenue near Broadway.

Police are investigating the incident.

Police: 5-year-old boy struck, killed by truck

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Trending Video

A fast-moving fire killed five people, including three 1 3 children among victims in New York City house fire
The New York City nonprofit Guardian Angels stepped 2 Guardian Angels increase patrols in Coney Island
3 Neighborhood Brief for April 23
Suffolk fire officials say a house was gutted 4 House gutted by overnight fire in Oakdale
Fashion, Art, & Design held their seasonal pop-up 5 Pop-up marketplace features goods, art made in BK

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Features

Sorry to interrupt...

Your first 5 are free

Access to News12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Time Warner® and Service Electric℠ video customers.

Please enjoy 5 complimentary views to articles, photos, and videos during the next 30 days.

LOGIN SUBSCRIBE