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Pedestrian struck, killed in Preston

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State police are investigating a fatal crash in Preston involving a pedestrian early Friday morning.

Troopers were called to Route 2 near Maynard Hill Road around 1:20 a.m. for reports of a person struck by a vehicle. 

Police said 46-year-old James Hubbard, of Norwich, was pronounced dead at the scene. No one in the vehicle reported any injuries to police. 

Route 2 was shut down for a police investigation until around 6 a.m. 

The cause of the crash remains under investigation. No charges have been filed by police. 

Anyone with any information about the crash is asked to call state police at 860-858-6500. 

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