WALLINGFORD, Conn. (WTNH) — A woman who was struck and killed by an SUV in Wallingford has been identified, police said.
On Tuesday, police identified the victim who was struck as 60-year-old Dawn Darcey of Meriden.
Wallingford police responded to Old Colony Road just after 9 p.m. on Aug. 23 for the report of a crash involving a pedestrian. Officers found Darcey with severe injuries. She was taken to a local hospital, where police said she was pronounced dead.
Police said a 2020 Mazada CX-30 was traveling southbound on Old Colony Road when it struck the woman who was in a dimly lit section of the southbound travel lane. The driver remained on scene and is cooperating with investigators.
Alcohol, drugs, and speeding do not appear to have been factors in the crash, police said. No charges have been filed.
The Wallingford Police Traffic Division is investigating the incident. Anyone with information is asked to call (203) 294-2815.