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A person was struck by a car in East Haven on Main Street Friday afternoon.

EAST HAVEN, CT (WFSB) -- A person was struck and killed by a car on Main Street in East Haven on Friday afternoon.

The victim was treated on scene by East Haven Fire Department personnel before being transported to Yale New Haven Hospital.

The male victim was later pronounced dead at the hospital due to injuries sustained in the accident.

The victim has been identified as Alfred Hendrickson, 72, of East Haven. 

The driver of the vehicle remained on scene and is cooperating with the investigation. The South Central Connecticut Traffic Unit is investigating.

Police said Main Street has since reopened.

Anyone who may have witnessed the accident is urged to contact us at 203-468-3820

Stay with Ch. 3 as more information becomes available.

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