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Westfield boy killed in traffic accident identified

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The Hampden County District Attorney's office has identified the name of the 7-year-old boy killed in a traffic accident in Westfield as Michael Ryan.

Ryan was struck and killed by a dump truck while riding his bike with his mother yesterday afternoon.

It happened just after 3:30 p.m. near the corner of Montgomery and Prospect Streets.

Westfield Police continue to investigate the accident.

The District Attorney told CBS 3 this appears to be a tragic accident. Right now no charges have been filed against the truck driver, whom officials have not identified.

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