NATICK, Massachusetts — State police say a man who was apparently walking along the Massachusetts Turnpike in Natick was struck and killed by a tractor trailer.
The accident happened shortly after 3 a.m. Tuesday in the westbound lanes of the highway.
It was not immediately clear why the man was on the roadway and there was no word on his identity.
The truck driver stopped after the crash.
The right-hand lane of the turnpike was closed for a time as police investigated the accident, but all travel lanes have since reopened.