UConn Student Killed in Shuttle Bus Accident

UConn Police are investigating a fatal crash involving a UConn shuttle bus that left  a 20-year old student dead.   A pedestrian was struck nera the intersection of Alumni Drive and Hillside Road just after 8:00 last night.

The victim has been identified as David Plmondon of Westminster, Massachusetts.   He was a student who lived off-campus.

A police accident reconstruction team spent the night at the crash scene trying to figure out what happened.  Witnesses to the accident were also interviewed.

It appears that the bus was not speeding, the posted speed limit is 25 mph.  No charges have been filed at this time.


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