Boy, 13, struck and killed by dump truck that did not stop

Posted at 11:19 AM, Dec 28, 2012
and last updated 2012-12-28 18:57:08-05

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A 13-year-old boy was struck and killed in Queens by a white dump truck that did not stop, authorities said.

The boy, who has not been identified, was struck as he crossed the intersection of 80th Street and Northern Boulevard about 9 a.m. in Jackson Heights. He died at the scene.

Cops are on the lookout for the truck, which was towing a green generator. It’s not clear if the driver realized he had struck a pedestrian.

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