Man Falls Off Overpass, Gets Fatally Struck by Vehicle on Route 15 in Woodbridge: CSP

A man from New Haven has died after state police said he fell off an overpass and was then struck by a vehicle on Route 15 in Woodbridge on Tuesday night.

Troopers were called to Route 15 southbound near exit 58 around 7:30 p.m. after getting reports of a body in the road.

When state police arrived, they said a man, later identified as 42-year-old Carmelo Agosto, of New Haven, was found in the right lane of two with injuries consistent with being struck by a vehicle.

According to investigators, Agosto was involved in a previous collision on the Route 114 overpass and for unknown reasons, he fell from the overpass into the right travel lane. While in the right travel lane, authorities said he was struck by a vehicle.

Agosto was transported to Yale New Haven Hospital where he later died of his injuries, state police said.

Anyone with information about the incident is asked to contact Trooper McCue #792 at CSP Troop I at (203) 393-4200.

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