Sunday, September 17, 2006
A 25-year-old Newton man was killed in a hit-and-run accident on Interstate 495 early yesterday.
Michael B. MacDonald was a passenger in a southbound car that pulled over into the breakdown lane. He exited the car and was struck at 4:35 a.m. as he tried to cross the highway, State Police said.
MacDonald was transported to Milford Regional Hospital, where he was later pronounced dead, State Police said. The driver of the vehicle that struck him did not stop, State Police said.
-- Globe City & Region staff