- Associated Press - Thursday, November 5, 2015

NEW YORK (AP) - Police say a 55-year-old woman is dead after she was hit by a dump truck as she tried to cross a street in the Bronx.

The accident happened at around 8:30 a.m. Thursday in the Hunts Point section.

Police say Floria Burton was trying to cross the street when she was hit by a Mack dump truck. The victim was pronounced dead at a hospital.

The truck driver remained at the scene and has not been charged. Police are investigating.

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