BETHANY, Conn. (AP) — Connecticut State Police are investigating the death of pedestrian who was struck and killed on Christmas Eve.
Police said James Skaarva, 60, was attempting to cross Amity Road in Bethany on Tuesday when he was hit by a pickup truck with a 7 1/2-foot plow.READ MORE: Gabby Petito Search: Parents Say Fiancé Brian Laundrie's 'Silence Is Reprehensible'; Police In Utah Confirm Responding To Incident Involving Couple
Skaarva was pronounced dead at the scene, according to police.READ MORE: Sources: Man Shot During Armed Robbery Outside Upper East Side Restaurant
The driver of the vehicle was not injured and police said he remained on the scene until authorities arrived.MORE NEWS: NYCHA Residents Accounted For Disproportionate Number Of COVID Deaths From March 2020 To June 2021
The crash remains under investigation and anyone with information is asked to contact Troop I at 203-393-4200 ext. 3018.