Pedestrian fatally struck by dump truck in Miami


MIAMI – Miami police are investigating after a pedestrian was struck by a dump truck Friday morning.

The crash was reported in the area of Northwest 10th Avenue and 15th Street.

According to police, the victim was taken to Jackson Memorial Hospital's Ryder Trauma Center in critical condition. He later died at the hospital. 

Northwest 10th Avenue, between 11th and 15th streets was temporarily shut down as detectives investigated the cause of the crash.

Police said the driver remained at the scene. 

No other details were immediately released.

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