The victim was hit at Eighth Avenue and West 40th Street just after 6 a.m. Monday
- Breaking news in Midtown, where a pedestrian appears to have been struck by a car and critically hurt. It happened just after 6:00 this morning at 8th Avenue and West 40th Street. The victim rushed to Bellevue Hospital. Authorities say it's not clear at this time whether the driver stopped at the scene.