Pedestrian Struck in Moosup Hit-and-Run

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    Plainfield Police are investigating a hit-and-run involving a pedestrian.

    Plainfield Police are investigating a hit-and-run involving a pedestrian.

    Police said Edward Grenier, 56, of Moosup, was struck near the exit of Chucky’s Convenience Store, at #219 Main St in Moosup, just before 10:30 a.m. on Thursday.

    When police responded to the scene, he was lying on the side of Main Street, suffering from injuries that are not believed to be life- threatening.

    Police said he was allegedly struck by a Silver Nissan Altima with a Massachusetts license plate and the driver left the scene, headed south on Main Street, and struck Grenier.

    American Legion Ambulance brought the victim from the scene to Backus Emergency Care Center in Plainfield to be treated for his injuries. 

    The Plainfield Police Department has several leads on the driver, but asks anyone who witnessed it to call the Plainfield Police Department at (860)564 -0804 or the anonymous tip line at (860)564-7065.