Enfield child rushed to hospital after near drowning

(WFSB file photo)

ENFIELD, CT (WFSB) – A man hit by a car in Enfield has died. 

Enfield Police said 84-year-old William Rush of Enfield was crossing the street and got hit by a car near the intersection of Route 5 and Hathaway Avenue just before 3:30 p.m. on Thursday.

Rush later died from his injuries. 

Channel 3 saw a silver car pulled off to the side of the raod and there was significant damage to the windshield. 

Police said the victim was taken to Baystate in Springfield. 

A reconstruction team is on the scene. 

The crash is under investigation.

Check traffic updates here.

Stay tuned to Channel 3 for updates on the crash.

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