Homeless man killed in hit and run

No description of car
May 19, 2008 5:06:36 PM PDT
A pedestrian was fatally struck in Midtown in an apparent hit and run Sunday night. Police say the victim, a homeless man in his 40s, was found on Sixth Avenue, just south of West 54th Street, just after 11:15 p.m.

He was pronounced dead at Roosevelt Hospital.

Police say the driver did not stop at the scene, and there was no description of the vehicle.

The pedestrian was struck across from the Hilton New York.