1 dead, 1 injured after being struck by cars on UES - FOX 29 News Philadelphia | WTXF-TV

1 dead, 1 injured after being struck by cars on UES

Posted: Updated:
NEW YORK (MYFOXNY) -

Two pedestrians were struck and vehicles on the Upper East Side Saturday, with one of those pedestrians killed.

Police say a 23-year-old man was hit by a 1993 Blue Honda sedan near East 63rd Street and the FDR Drive. The victim was found in the center lane of the northbound FDR around 1:10 a.m. The victim suffered severe trauma to his body, according to police.

Authorities said the driver remained at the scene and no criminality is suspected at this time.

The unidentified victim was taken by EMS to Metropolitan Hospital where he was pronounced dead.

Later Saturday morning, a 40-year-old man was struck by a vehicle around 3:00 a.m. on 1st Avenue near 86th Street.

Police say the victim suffered head trauma and was taken to Cornell Hospital. His condition is not known at this time.

  • Manhattan NewsManhattan NewsMore>>

  • Joan Rivers on life support

    Joan Rivers on life support

    Tuesday, September 2 2014 2:03 PM EDT2014-09-02 18:03:07 GMT

    Joan Rivers' family is confirming that the comedian is on life support after going into cardiac arrest last week during a procedure at a doctor's office.

    Joan Rivers' family is confirming that the comedian is on life support after going into cardiac arrest last week during a procedure at a doctor's office.

  • Subway bedbug infestations on the rise

    Subway bedbug infestations on the rise

    Monday, September 1 2014 6:48 PM EDT2014-09-01 22:48:09 GMT
    It appears the subway bedbug problem we've been reporting is getting worse. Commuters already have to contend with sweltering platforms, scurrying rats and packed train cars, and now there's another transit woe: fear of bedbugs.
    It appears the subway bedbug problem we've been reporting is getting worse. Commuters already have to contend with sweltering platforms, scurrying rats and packed train cars, and now there's another transit woe: fear of bedbugs.
  • New MTA bus routes take effect

    New MTA bus routes take effect

    Monday, September 1 2014 1:09 PM EDT2014-09-01 17:09:54 GMT
    MTAMTA
    The MTA has new bus routes throughout the 5 boroughs. 
    The MTA has new bus routes throughout the 5 boroughs. 
Powered by WorldNow

WTXF-TV
330 Market Street
Philadelphia, PA 19106-2796

Phone: (215) 925-2929
Fax: (215) 982-5494

Didn't find what you were looking for?
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 Fox Television Stations, Inc. and Worldnow. All Rights Reserved.
Privacy Policy | New Terms of Service What's new | Ad Choices