Pedestrian from Deer Isle killed in Blue Hill accident

By Mario Moretto, BDN Staff
Posted Sept. 16, 2012, at 10 a.m.

BLUE HILL, Maine — A 31-year-old man died after being struck by a car in Blue Hill on Saturday, according to the Hancock County Sheriff’s Office.

Andrew Ray of Deer Isle was walking on Water Street around 4:30 a.m. when he was struck by a 2003 Pontiac Aztek driven by Kimberly Phelan, 29, also of Deer Isle, according to a press release from the sheriff’s office.

Sheriff’s deputies, state police and the Blue Hill Fire Department went to the scene and Ray was taken by ambulance to Blue Hill Memorial Hospital where he later died.

It is unknown whether charges are pending in the case or what conditions led to the fatal accident. Police have not released any other details about the crash but say more information is coming as an investigation continues.

The Hancock County Sheriff’s Office said that more information may be available as soon as Monday.

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