Bristol police release name of man struck, killed over the weekend

Generic picture of Bristol PD vehicle.
Generic picture of Bristol PD vehicle.
Published: Oct. 31, 2022 at 9:04 AM EDT|Updated: Nov. 4, 2022 at 9:57 AM EDT
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BRISTOL, CT (WFSB) - Police released the name of a man who died when he was struck by a vehicle as he left a driveway.

The man was identified as 59-year-old Steven Charette.

It happened Saturday night.

Bristol police said they received calls for a motor vehicle crash that involved a pedestrian in the area of Pine at Mitchell street around 6:25 p.m.

When they arrived, officers found a victim and started life-saving measures until Bristol EMS arrived.

The man was transported to an area hospital where he was later pronounced dead.

The driver and several witnesses remained on scene. The driver cooperated with authorities.

Route 72 was closed for several hours while investigators processed the scene. It has since reopened.

If you witnessed the crash and would like to provide a statement, please contact the Bristol Police Department at 860-584-3035.