Pedestrian Fatal (NBC 4 News Coverage)

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Wednesday, January 26, 2011

Thirty-five old Laurence Renard, who lived at 1760 First Avenue in Manhattan was crossing first Avenue at about 5:43 PM when she was struck by a huge dump truck.

The truck was driven by 23 year-old Diego Tapia of Newark, New Jersey. Tapia was arrested charged with driving with a suspended license. Other charges may be pending.

The Manhattan District Attorney’s office is investigating.