Tow truck driver killed on Bronx roadside

(AP) - Police say a tow truck driver has died after hepulled over on a Bronx road and was hit by a car.Gustavo Hernandez was

THE BRONX - (AP) - Police say a tow truck driver has died after hepulled over on a Bronx road and was hit by a car.

Gustavo Hernandez was towing a U-Haul truck when he pulled ontothe shoulder of the Cross Bronx Expressway shortly before 7 a.m.Sunday. Police say his truck was having mechanical problems.

Police say the 66-year-old got out of his truck and was hit by apassing car. He died at the scene.

The driver of the other car has been arrested on a charge ofaggravated unlicensed driving.

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Trending Video

A 21-year-old woman died after being shot in 1 Police: Woman fatally shot inside Bronx stairwell
News 12 the Bronx hit the streets to 2 Word on the Street: Paying for reserved parking
Word on the Street: Airline dress code 3 Word on the Street: Airline dress code
A 21-year-old woman died after being shot in 4 Police: Woman fatally shot inside Bronx stairwell
Crossfit isn't just for the gym, according to 5 Ready, Set, Fit: Crossfit at home

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Features

Sorry to interrupt...

Your first 5 are free

Access to News12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Time Warner® and Service Electric℠ video customers.

Please enjoy 5 complimentary views to articles, photos, and videos during the next 30 days.

LOGIN SUBSCRIBE