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Man dies after being hit by truck

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SPRINGFIELD, MA (WSHM) -

Springfield police are investigating a fatal pedestrian accident that happened on Plainfield Street at about 8 p.m.

Police tell CBS 3 a man believed to be in his 50s was hit by a F-150 pickup truck. He was taken to the hospital with severe injuries and has since died.

There is no word if the driver will be cited. Police say the driver did stay on scene.

Right now the area is blocked off to traffic.

Stay with CBS 3 on air and online as the story develops.

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