Tow truck driver responding to an accident, struck and killed

ANDOVER, Mass. – State police in Massachusetts, it is determined that the tow truck driver who was struck and killed while responding to a night motorway crash.

Police say 41-year-old Daniel Coady stood outside his truck in the breakdown lane of Interstate 495 in Andover at about 11 a.m. Wednesday. He was just one of the vehicles involved in the original two-car accident on his flatbed when a car driving past struck a disabled vehicle, pushing it into him.

Coady, who lived in North Andover, was pronounced dead at a hospital.

Two other people were injured.

No charges have been filed and state police says the incident is still under investigation.

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