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Wakefield man, 71, identified as person fatally struck by alleged drunk driver on I-95 in Reading

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State Police today released the name of the 71-year-old Wakefield man who was killed on Interstate 95 in Reading Tuesday night when he was struck by a car driven by an allegedly drunk Brockton woman.

Vittorio Recupero had pulled his Hyundai Tucson over in the breakdown lane and was standing outside the vehicle at about 8:20 p.m. when he was struck by a Toyota Scion allegedly driven by Mary Grigoriadis, 32, State Police said.

Recupero was transported to Lahey Clinic in Burlington where he died of his injuries, State Police said.

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