A pedestrian on Route 69 in Newburgh has died after being hit by a vehicle.

Where Did This Happen?

Maine Department of Public Safety spokesperson Shannon Moss says police were called to Route 69 at approximately 12:15 Friday afternoon for a report of a person who had been hit by a vehicle. Officials now say the victim is deceased.

Who Is the Victim?

Police have identified the victim as Cameron Clewley, 27, of Newburgh.

How Did the Crash Happen?

The Penobscot County Sheriff's Office and Maine State Police are investigating the circumstances of the incident. Portions of Route 69 will be closed to traffic for the next few hours. Drivers are advised to avoid the area until the investigation is complete.

We'll update this story as more details become available.

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