New York City police say a 50-year-old pedestrian was killed on the Harlem River Drive.

The accident occurred just before 11 p.m. Wednesday near East 135th Street.

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Police say Stanley Williams of East 124th Street was pronounced dead at a hospital.

They say he was attempting to cross the busy highway from east to west when he was struck by a SUV traveling northbound.

The driver of the SUV remained on the scene.