A 73-year-old man was fatally struck by a tractor trailer in Chelsea early Tuesday morning, police said.
The man was hit at about 5:45 a.m. in the intersection of Seventh Avenue and West 25th Street, cops said. It was not immediately clear which street he was crossing or if he had the right of way, they said.
The driver of the tractor trailer remained at the scene, police said.
The victim, who was not immediately identified, was taken to Bellevue Hospital Center, where he died, according to police.
No arrests have been made and the investigation is ongoing.