Pedestrian walking along Route 2 in Glastonbury fatally struck by car, troopers say


GLASTONBURY, Conn. (WTNH) — Connecticut State Police are investigating a fatal crash on Route 2 East in Glastonbury Wednesday morning.

Police said the crash happened near Exit 11 just before 4 a.m.

A Honda Accord was traveling on Route 2 East in the left lane when it struck a pedestrian walking against traffic, also in the left lane.

The pedestrian, identified as 33-year-old Malcolm Privott of Cromwell, was pronounced dead at the scene.

Police found Privott’s vehicle parked on the median near the crash.

The roadway is still closed, as troopers continue to investigate.

Anyone with information is asked to call Trooper John Wilson at 860-534-1098.

News 8 will update this story as more information comes in.

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