Colchester man dies after being hit by several cars

Colchester Police say a man is dead after several cars crash into him.
Published: Dec. 14, 2021 at 11:57 PM EST|Updated: Dec. 15, 2021 at 6:09 AM EST
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COLCHESTER, Vt. (WCAX) - Colchester Police say a man died after he was hit by several cars Tuesday night on Route 15 in front of St. Michael’s College.

Police say at about 7:30 p.m., a 47-year-old man was crossing the five-lane road at or near the crosswalk, but against the crossing signals.

He was hit by one car, then two additional cars hit him after the initial impact.

When crews got there, they say the Colchester man was already dead.

Currently, there are no charges as the incident remains under investigation. Speed and alcohol do not appear to be factors.

Police have not yet released the man’s name.

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