A fatal motor vehicle versus pedestrian accident is under investigation in West Haven.
Police say a male pedestrian was attempting to cross the Boston Post Road at Front Avenue at 8:29 p.m. Thursday when he was struck. The pedestrian was taken to a local hospital where he was later pronounced deceased. His identity is not being released at this time.
According to police, a Mercedes was traveling eastbound in the right lane of Boston Post Road when it hit the pedestrian. The driver of the vehicle did stop.