Thea Digiammerino

4-Year-Old Hit, Killed by Car in New Britain Driveway

A 4-year-old boy has died after being struck by a car in New Britain Thursday night.

Police said emergency crews responded to a home at 221 Governor St. around 6:15 p.m. for a report of a young child injured in a private driveway. The child suffered serious injuries and was rushed to the hospital for treatment, where he was pronounced dead.

The driver of the car, identified as a 49-year-old New Britain resident, was not hurt and is cooperating with police. No charges have been filed.

The investigation is ongoing. Anyone who witnessed the incident is encouraged to contact Sgt. Steven King at 860- 826-3071.

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