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Man dies after being struck by truck in Massachusetts, leaves behind wife and young son



State and local authorities are investigating after a man died after reportedly being hit by a truck Friday morning in Massachusetts.

According to Franklin Police, just after 6:30 a.m., Franklin Police and Fire Department units were dispatched to 176 Grove Street, XPO Logistics, for a report of a person down and not breathing.

Emergency crews provided medical treatment and the individual was transported to the Milford Hospital where he was pronounced deceased.

The preliminary investigation reveals that the man was struck by a truck delivering a dumpster.

The victim’s name has not been released, however, someone who stated that he was a co-worker of the victim said that he was an amazing man, was only 31 years old, and left behind a wife and a young son.

There are no charges or citations in place at this time, but the incident remains under investigation by the Franklin Police Detective Unit, the Norfolk District Attorney’s Office, and the Massachusetts State Police.

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