GRANBY – A pedestrian was struck by a car and killed while walking on the side of School Street Sunday afternoon.
The name and age of the victim is not being released until the family can be notified, Sgt. Mark L. Smith said in a written statement.
The pedestrian was walking north on the shoulder of the south bound lane near 24 School St. at about 3:35 p.m. when the accident occurred. Police and ambulance personnel responded and provided first aid.
The driver of the car, Tessa V. Desjardins, 20, of Belchertown, stopped at the scene.
The accident is under investigation and no charges have been filed immediately in the accident. Granby officers are being assisted by the Massachusetts State Police Collision Analysis and Reconstruction Section, Smith said.