A 7-year-old boy was killed in Ridgewood on Thursday when he was struck by an SUV while crossing the street at Myrtle Avenue and Madison Street.
Police at the NYPD’s 104th Precinct received a 911 call at about 6:50 p.m.
Their preliminary investigation determined that a 2002 Toyota SUV was heading eastbound on Myrtle when the boy walked out into the street.
He was taken to Wyckoff Hospital, where he was pronounced dead on arrival.
The driver, who stayed at the scene, has not been charges and police do not suspect criminal activity.