New Bedford man struck and killed in Dartmouth
By News Staff
Police are investigating after a fatal pedestrian accident in Dartmouth Wednesday afternoon.
The District Attorney’s office has confirmed that 74-year-old Richard F. Bailey of New Bedford was struck and killed by a vehicle on Hathaway Road around 2 p.m.
Accident reconstruction and Hazmat teams were on scene after the accident, which doesn’t appear to be criminal.
The driver of the vehicle, a 2015 gray Jeep Cherokee, stopped after striking the victim and has been interviewed by police.
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