MIDDLETOWN, CT (WFSB) -- Middletown fire officials said a man died after his car slid down an icy driveway and hit him.

Middletown South Fire District Fire Chief Michael Howley said it happened around 2:45 p.m. on Monday, on Fowler Avenue.

Howley said the man, identified as 75-year-old Rodley Russo, was behind the car when it hit him and slid to the end of the driveway.

He was taken to the hospital where he died.

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