New Haven PD: Man struck, killed while walking on Ella T. Grasso Boulevard

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The New Haven Police Department

The New Haven Police Department

Ben Lambert / Hearst Connecticut Media file

NEW HAVEN — A man struck by a tow truck while walking on Ella T. Grasso Boulevard early Thursday later died of his injuries, according to police.

Capt. Anthony Duff said via email that the man was struck by a tow truck on the boulevard at its intersection with Lamberton Street.

“The tow truck driver remained at the scene. An ambulance transported the adult male victim to Yale New Haven Hospital where he was pronounced deceased,” Duff said. “The crash remains under investigation by the NHPD Accident Reconstruction Team.”

Duff asked witnesses who have not yet spoken to police to contact the New Haven Police Department at 203-946-6316.

william.lambert@hearstmediact.com