KILLINGLY, Conn. (WTNH) — Route 101 in Killingly is closed Tuesday morning due to a fatal pedestrian crash, according to police.

State police said they responded to a report of a pedestrian lying in the roadway on Route 101, otherwise known as Hartford Pike, around 3 a.m. Upon arrival, troopers determined that a car had struck the pedestrian.

The victim sustained fatal injuries, and the roadway is shut down at Pond Road and Pine Knolls Drive for the investigation.

State police have not identified the pedestrian and have not provided any information regarding the driver.

Travelers are asked to seek out alternative routes.

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