A street-sweeping truck roaring down a Bronx street sucked up a dog and killed her as her owner held the leash. Robert Machin said he had just finished walking his two Boston terriers and was about to put them into his car when the truck appeared Thursday morning. The retired transit worker said he was suddenly whipped around and saw one of the dogs, Ginger, being swallowed by the sweeper's round bristles. More: http://edition.cnn.com/2008/US/06/15/dog.swept.away.ap/index.html Tragic. i'm sorry for the dog and sorry for the owner's loss.