- Associated Press - Sunday, September 15, 2019

WEATHERSFIELD, Vt. (AP) - Police in Vermont are investigating a fatal crash on Interstate 91 in which a man lying in the roadway was struck by a vehicle that drove away from the scene.

The crash in Weathersfield killed 22-year-old Keanan Thompson of Stockbridge, Vermont. Police say the investigation has revealed that Thompson was driving south on the interstate when he lost control of his vehicle and crashed. They say they believe Thompson was ejected from his vehicle during the crash and landed in the roadway.

Police say people at the scene tried to provide aid, but a vehicle drove through the crash scene and struck Thompson without stopping. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

Police say they are working to determine the operator of the vehicle that struck Thompson.

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