8-Year-Old Boy Struck And Killed by Truck in Queens

A boy,8, and his sister, 11, were walking across Northern Boulevard in Queens this morning when a tractor trailer struck and killed the 8-year-old boy.

The two children were at the interection of 61st Street when the truck attempted to make a left turn onto Northern Boulevard. The boy was rushed to Elmhurst Hospital where he was pronounced dead.

This is a terrible tragedy. If your child has been seriously injured in a pedestrian-related accident, please contact us for help today.