Pedestrian fatally struck by car in New Hartford identified

NEW HARTFORD — A pedestrian was struck by a car and killed just after midnight in New Hartford, and police need your help identifying the victim.

State police say about a 12:30 a.m. on Route 202, a car driven by a woman from Ohio struck the man. He was taken to Charlotte Hungerford Hospital but died of his injuries.

Police identified the man killed as  Michael Ropiak, 43, of Terryville.

If have any information, please call Trooper Pease at Troop B 860-626-1820.

No charges have been filed against the driver.