Massachusetts Tropers investigating fatal hit-and-run in Braintree

BRAINTREE, MASS (WLNE) – Massachusetts Troopers are working to establish a possible description of the vehicle that struck a pedestrian and left the scene on Tuesday morning.

Troopers responded to the apparent hit-and-run involving a pedestrian on Route 93 southbound, near Exit 6, in Braintree.

The victim of the hit-and-run, identified as a 42-year-old Boston man, died at the scene.

After an investigation was conducted, it was determined that the Boston man entered the southbound lanes south of Exit 6, and was struck.

The center and right lanes of travel were closed for reconstruction and crime scene units.

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