A woman in Hell's Kitchen was hit and killed by the driver of a truck on Friday afternoon, and the driver has been arrested according to authorities.

Police say that a 57-year-old woman, whose identity is pending until her family is notified, who was walking south on 10th Avenue was hit by the driver of a box truck as she crossed 39th Street shortly before 5 p.m. EMS who responded brought the woman to Bellevue Hospital, where she was pronounced dead at the scene.

An investigation of the crash found that the driver, a 28-year-old man, was traveling north on 10th Avenue and struck the woman when he made a left turn onto 39th Street. The driver, identified as New Jersey resident Clyburn Rance, remained on the scene, and was arrested by the NYPD. Rance was charged with failure to yield and failure to exercise due care.