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NYC teen pedestrian fatally struck by pickup making turn


NEW YORK — A teenage girl crossing a Staten Island street was fatally struck by a pickup truck making a turn.

Police say 15-year-old Jenna Daniels died of severe head trauma after the accident Saturday afternoon at the intersection of Hylan Boulevard and Bayview Avenue.

Daniels was unconscious and unresponsive when police arrived at the scene. She was pronounced dead at Staten Island University Hospital South.

The driver of the pickup remained at the scene. He has not been arrested. The investigation is continuing.

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