UPDATED: Man struck by delivery van outside hospital dies from injuries

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First responders outside CMC following a pedestrian accident. Photo/Jeffrey Hastings

(Story updated 11:38 a.m. on Oct. 28)

On Thursday Manchester Police identified the victim in this incident as Kenneth Foster, 67, of Manchester. Next of kin has been notified. The identity of the driver is being withheld as the investigation is still ongoing.


(Story updated at 10:30 p.m. on Oct. 26)

MANCHESTER, NH – A man struck by a delivery van outside CMC Tuesday night later died of his injuries.

At about 7:15 p.m. an AMR ambulance was exiting Catholic Medical Center when the crew witnessed a man get struck by a delivery van and then get dragged approximately 200 feet down McGregor street to the main entrance of Catholic Medical Center where he later succumbed to his injuries, according to Manchester Police.

AMR requested MFD for assistance with removing the man, age 67, who was pinned beneath the vehicle.

Utilizing a hydraulic tool along with cribbing and blocking rescuers were able to quickly lift the vehicle and extricate the man.

The driver of the motor vehicle was a 24-year-old man, also of Manchester, who sustained no injuries.

The identities of the pedestrian and the operator of the motor vehicle involved are being withheld at this time until proper next of kin notifications have been made.

The cause and totality of the crash are still under investigation by the Manchester Police Department Traffic Unit.

If you have any information regarding this crash, please call the Manchester Police Department Traffic Unit at 603-668-8711.

 

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