East Hartford Woman Killed By Car

Police identified a 51-year-old town woman who was struck and killed by a car while crossing Main Street near Burnside Avenue early this morning. Police said Susan Lockery, of Rector Street, was hit by a 1995 Nissan Sentra in the Main and Orchard street intersection, a block from Burnside Avenue. She was taken shortly after 6:15 a.m. to Hartford Hospital where she was pronounced dead.
The accident scene was shut down for a few hours as police conducted their investigation. The driver of the car was not arrested. It is unclear from news reports as to whether the woman was walking in a designated cross walk at the time of the fatal collision.