SCHENECTADY, N.Y. (NEWS10) – A pedestrian is in the hospital after being hit by a tractor trailer.
According to police, an individual who was standing on the east side of the street was either pushed or fell into the path of a northbound tractor trailer.
The victim was taken to Albany Medical Center with serious injuries.
Officers are working to confirm reports that the victim was involved in a physical altercation with a third party prior to ending up in the street. Police are interviewing witnesses.
Erie Boulevard will remain closed to northbound traffic for a couple more hours.