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Saturday, December 16, 2006

South Attleboro man killed crossing Route 1

WRENTHAM

A 57-year-old South Attleboro man was killed yesterday when he was struck by a car as he attempted to cross Route 1 in Wrentham, according to State Police.

The driver, Anne Davis, 72, of Foxborough, was traveling south on Route 1 when she struck the victim about 5:10 p.m.

Davis was then struck from behind by a vehicle. Neither of the drivers were hurt. The victim, whose identity was not released last night, was flown to Boston Medical Center, where he later died. The accident is under investigation by State Police.

No charges were being brought against Davis last night. The accident caused significant traffic delays on southbound Route 1 until the scene was cleared about 7:30 p.m.

-- Globe City & Region staff

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