Police: Man on scooter killed in Milford crash involving SUV

Posted: Updated:
MILFORD -

A 22-year-old Milford man on a scooter was fatally struck by an SUV early Tuesday morning, police say.

Authorities say Walter Kiernan collided with the vehicle near the intersection of Bridgeport Avenue and Boston Post Road just after midnight. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

Police say he wasn't wearing a helmet.

Authorities say the driver of the SUV cooperated with police and stayed at the scene. The driver and the passengers in the SUV were not injured.

Kiernan's uncle spoke to News 12 Connecticut by phone. He described his nephew as a “good kid” and expressed his sadness about the situation.



sorry to interrupt
your first 20 are free
Access to News 12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Spectrum Networks® and Service ElectricSM customers.
Please enjoy 20 complimentary views of articles, photos, and videos during the next 30 days.
you have reached your 20 view limit
Access to News 12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Spectrum Networks® and Service ElectricSM customers.
Please login or create an account to continue enjoying News12.
Our sign-up page is undergoing maintenance and is not currently available. However, you will be given direct access to news12.com while we complete our upgrade.
When we are back up and running you will be prompted at that time to complete your sign in. Until then, enjoy the local news, weather, traffic and more that's "as local as local news gets."