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Pedestrian struck and killed in West Haven

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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.  

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