Woman Fatally Struck by Garbage Truck in Greenwich Village

NEW YORK - The New York City Police Department is investigating after a woman was struck and killed by a privately owned garbage truck Tuesday night in Greenwich Village.

The 60-year-old victim was hit by the truck as she crossed the street near Sixth Avenue and 8th Street around 11:30 p.m.

She was pronounced dead at the hospital.

Police have not yet made any arrests.

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