New Haven – Fatal Pedestrian Incident
A senior pedestrian was hit and killed by a vehicle in New Haven Sunday evening.
A 68-year-old man was walking near the intersection of Middletown Avenue and Cross Street when he was struck and killed by a vehicle. He was pronounced dead soon after. The driver of the vehicle immediately stopped and is cooperating with authorities. There is currently no word on DUI or other factors that may have caused the crash. Officials have yet to identify the victim pending notification of next-of-kin. This story will be updated as soon as authorities release more info.
New Haven officials have expressed concern over the spate of pedestrian accidents that have occurred in the city. Identifying the causes of these crashes is imperative if changes are to be made that can, hopefully, make the city safer for all pedestrians. That said, consulting legal counsel is always advised if we or our loved ones are involved in similar scenarios. We should have options at our disposal, and these experts can help us pursue them if appropriate.
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