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Police investigating after man struck by car, fell to death in Milford

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MILFORD, CT (WFSB) -

Police are investigating a car accident in Milford that led to a man falling to his death on Saturday night.

The motor vehicle accident happened at about 10:45 p.m. on Saturday on the Moses Wheeler Bridge on I-95 southbound in Milford.

The Milford Fire Department responded to the scene. When they arrived, they learned that the victim pulled their car over to deal with car issues.

The victim was identified as Emmanuel Felix, 39, from New Jersey.

When Felix pulled his car over, he was struck by another car and thrown over the railing. He fell about 100 feet into the Housatonic River below.

Felix was pronounced dead at the scene shortly after lifesaving measures were performed.

State police are still investigating this accident.

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