Boy, 6, Killed Crossing the Street in Harlem

A 6-year-old boy was struck and killed by a tractor-trailer Thursday morning just blocks from his East Harlem home.

Amar Diarrosova was crossing 1st Avenue at 117th Street when he was hit by a truck as it was making a right turn, police said.

The boy was taken to Harlem Hospital where he was pronounced dead.

No criminality is suspected.