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Police identify man hit, killed by pickup truck in Manchester


MANCHESTER, Conn. (WTNH)– A man was struck and killed by a pickup truck while walking in Manchester on Wednesday morning.

News 8 was on the scene of the incident in the area of Broad Street.

The victim was taken to Hartford Hospital where he later died from his injuries. On Thursday, he was identified as 43-year-old Daniel Zumpe, of Manchester.

(WTNH/Joe Sferrazza)

The driver, 69-year-old Dennis Pitney, of Ellington, stayed on scene and is cooperating with police.

The incident remains under investigation.

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