UPDATE: State police have released more information on this crash. Click here to read the updated story at Daily Voice.
NEWTOWN, Conn. — A male pedestrian who was hit by a car on an I-84 off-ramp in Newtown died of his injuries at the scene Tuesday morning, according to the state police.
The accident occurred on the Exit 11 off-ramp of eastbound I-84 at about 9 a.m., state police said.
The off-ramp remained closed Tuesday morning for a few hours after the fatal accident for an investigation, according to the Connecticut Department of Transportation.
Exit 11 is for Route 34/Wasserman Way.
The crash was reported at about 9 a.m., according to DOT. The ramp reopened a few hours later.