New Jersey Man Struck By Car, Falls to Death in Milford

By Stephanie O'Connell and Ari Mason
|  Monday, May 19, 2014  |  Updated 12:59 PM EDT
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New Jersey Man Struck By Car, Falls to Death in Milford

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Police are investigating after a 38-year-old New Jersey man fell to his death in Milford on Saturday night.

Authorities said Emmanuel Felix, of Maplewood, N.J., had pulled over to deal with car trouble at the Moses Wheeler Bridge on Interstate 95 southbound when he was struck by another car.

According to police, Felix was thrown over the railing and fell about 100 feet into the river below.

It happened around 10:45 p.m. Saturday night.

Emergency responders worked to save the Felix's life, but he was pronounced dead at the scene, police said.

The other driver has not been publicly identified. No charges have been filed.

State police are investigating.

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