POMFRET, Conn. (WTNH) — One person has died and another person suffered serious injuries after being struck by a vehicle in Pomfret on Tuesday night.
According to a Quinebaug Valley Emergency Communications dispatcher, it happened on on Mashamoquet Road along Route 44. Route 44 is now closed.
POMFRET #VehicleCrash v. Peds. 567 Mashamoquet Rd. (Rt. 44) 1 Fatality & 1 Transported w/ Serious Injuries – Rt. 44 CLOSED
— QVEC-911 (@QVEC911) July 4, 2017
Officials have not released the identities of the two pedestrians who were hit.
News 8 will update this story as details become available.