Pedestrian struck, killed on I-91 in Enfield

A pedestrian was struck and killed on Interstate 91 in Enfield on Tuesday.

The crash was reported shortly before 5:30 p.m. on I-91 South, north of the Exit 46 off-ramp, according to Connecticut State Police.

A 24-year-old Vernon man driving a 2022 Ram 5500 in the right lane of third struck a pedestrian who was in the right lane, state police said.

The pedestrian, identified as TJ Jennings, 39, of New York, was pronounced dead at the scene after suffering “non-life threatening” injuries, according to state police.

The Ram driver stopped following the collision and told state police he was not injured. Neither passenger was injured.

State police are investigating the crash.

Anyone with information or drivers with dash cam footage who were in the area were asked to contact Trooper Michael Dean at 860-534-1098 or [email protected].

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