Police released the name of the man killed after he was fatally struck by a motor vehicle in East Haven over the weekend.
Officers were called after a man was struck while crossing the street in the area of 355 Foxon Rd. just before 5 p.m. on Saturday.
Upon arrival, 81-year-old Eugene Boland was found lying in the roadway. Boland was rushed to
Yale-New Haven Hospital where he died from his injuries.
Police said the driver of the vehicle stayed on scene and is “cooperating with the investigation.”
Foxon Road was closed for several hours for their investigation.
The fatal crash is under investigation by the South Central Connecticut Traffic Unit. Anyone with any information is asked to call the East Haven Police Department at 203-468-3820.
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