News Nicholas Soto, 14, of Red Hook killed while walking across Hicks Street at Lorraine Street A Red Hook teen was struck and killed crossing Hicks Street at Lorraine Street on Monday morning. Photo Credit: Google By DAN RIVOLI firstname.lastname@example.org @danrivoli Updated June 2, 2014 2:02 PM Print Share fbShare Tweet Email A 14-year-old boy crossing the street in Red Hook was struck and killed by a BMW this morning, NYPD said. Nicholas Soto of Red Hook was struck at 7 a.m. while walking south across Hicks Street at Lorraine Street, just two blocks from his home. The driver was heading west on Lorraine Street when the collision occurred, according to police. Soto was taken to Methodist Hospital, where he was pronounced dead, NYPD said. The driver, a 28-year-old man from New Jersey, stayed on the scene. An investigation into the crash is underway. By DAN RIVOLI email@example.com @danrivoli Dan covers transportation, politics and general assignment news for amNewYork. He is a Staten Island native who lives in Brooklyn. Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Comments We're revamping our Comments section. Learn more and share your input.