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Pedestrian Hit, Killed By Tractor-Trailer On Route 17

All eastbound lanes of Route 17 in Middletown are closed due to a fatal crash.
All eastbound lanes of Route 17 in Middletown are closed due to a fatal crash. Photo Credit: Google Maps street view

Commuters will want to avoid Route 17 in Middletown after a pedestrian was killed after being hit by a tractor-trailer.

The crash took place around 6:20 a.m. Tuesday, Dec. 1, about a mile east of Exit 120 in Middletown, said the New York State Police.

One eastbound lane is open, traffic is being diverted at Exit 119.

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