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Massachusetts State Police, Brockton Police Investigating Pedestrian Fatal

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Contact: Beth Stone 508-584-8120

BROCKTON – A Brockton pedestrian was struck and killed by a motorist this morning, Plymouth County District Attorney Timothy J. Cruz has announced.

At approximately 6:36 a.m., Brockton Police received a 911 call for a report of a female struck by a motor vehicle in the vicinity of Ash and West Chestnut Streets. Brockton Police responded and located a female victim suffering from injuries. The woman was transported to Good Samaritan Hospital where she was pronounced deceased. She has been identified as 50 year-old Chafang Wu of Brockton.

Brockton Police contacted Massachusetts State Police troopers assigned to the Plymouth County District Attorney’s Office and an investigation commenced. Preliminarily, it appears that a motorist operating a Toyota Prius, was traveling along the roadway when they struck the victim. That motorist immediately stopped the vehicle at the scene.

The investigation is ongoing. No foul play is suspected.

May 18, 2022