Login  /  Register  | 3 premium articles left before you must register.

Stonington police identify hit-and-run victim

Published April 26. 2014 10:00AM   Updated April 26. 2014 11:50PM

Stonington — Police have identified the 51-year-old man killed in a hit-and-run accident Friday as Grover Moree of Robinson Street.

The accident happened just after 5 a.m. on Route 2 near the intersection with Route 78, police said. Moree was taken by Life Star helicopter to Rhode Island Hospital, where he died of his injuries.

Police said a gray car was seen fleeing the scene and they are actively pursuing several leads. The accident remains under investigation.

Editor's note: This version corrects the victim's street address.



News by Town

Most Recent Poll
Astronomers have discovered a potentially habitable planet similar in size and climate to our own. The planet — dubbed Kepler-186f — is approximately 500 light-years from Earth. Would you volunteer to help colonize a new planet?
Yes. Earth is getting too crowded and polluted.
27%
No. I'll always be an Earthling.
46%
Maybe. Let's see how the first mission goes.
27%
Number of votes: 726

No current items found