A pedestrian was fatally struck by a vehicle on Tuesday night in Livingston County, prompting an investigation by local authorities. The incident occurred near the intersection of East Avon Road and Pole Bridge Road in Avon. Livingston County Sheriff Tom Dougherty confirmed the tragic outcome of the crash and announced that an investigation into the circumstances surrounding the incident is currently underway.
Following the accident, the area around the crash site was closed off to traffic but has since been reopened. The closure was necessary to allow law enforcement officials to conduct their initial investigation and ensure the safety of the responders and the public.
As of now, the identity of the victim has not been released by the deputies. The community awaits further details as the investigation progresses. The incident serves as a somber reminder of the dangers pedestrians face and the importance of road safety for both drivers and pedestrians. The Livingston County Sheriff’s Department is expected to provide more information as their inquiry into the fatal crash continues.
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