Pedestrian killed crossing Hamilton Avenue

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A 60-year-old woman was hit and killed by a tractor trailer early Wednesday in Red Hook, police said.

A truck traveling westbound on Hamilton Avenue struck the victim down as she crossed the busy intersection at Court Street at about 6:40 am, cops said.

The woman, whose name has not yet been released, was pronounced dead at the scene.

Police do not suspect any criminality in the case.

Reach reporter Natalie Musumeci at or by calling (718) 260-4505. Follow her at
Updated 10:09 pm, July 9, 2018
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Fake Tal Barzilai from Pleasantville, NY says:
Something about this being the fault of cyclists who flout the laws and improperly timed lights.
March 14, 2013, 9:22 am
manposeur from brokeland says:
Drivers need to start acting humane. Sorry Tal the fool but thi has nothing to do with cyclist.
March 14, 2013, 9:24 am
BunnynSunny from Clinton Hill says:
This is as a result of daylight savings time and the clocks moving forward an hour on Sunday. People are going to work in the dark. It's a wonder not more people are hit by cars, many without their lights on.
March 14, 2013, 10:32 am
Fake Ty from Brooklyn, NY says:
Right, bunny. Because people never get mowed down by trucks in the middle of the day in New York City.
March 14, 2013, 10:52 am
bkdude64 from midwood says:
Tal, time to comment. lets go!!
March 14, 2013, 7:17 pm

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