Berlin police said part of the southbound side of the Berlin Turnpike was closed after a person was struck and killed by a car.
Police responded to the area of 1376 Berlin Turnpike, near Middletown Road, at about 7:30 p.m. on Thursday.
The road was closed near Middletown Road after the crash, which involved a single passenger car and a pedestrian.
Police said the person was taken to Hartford Hospital where that person died.
The occupants of the vehicle were not injured.
Police have not released the name of the person struck.
Anyone with information should contact Berlin police at (860)828-7080.
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