WEYMOUTH (CBS) — The man who was killed by an SUV in Weymouth Monday has been identified as 71-year-old William Fredette of Brockton. Police said the fatal crash occurred on Bridge Street around 6 p.m.

“Our thoughts and prayers are with Mr. Fredette’s family and friends,” said police.

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A person was struck and killed by an SUV in Weymouth (Image credit Mike LaCrosse/WBZ)

The crash is still under investigation, but the driver was identified as Hull firefighter by the Hull Fire Department.

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According to witnesses, the firefighter immediately tried to help Fredette.

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The firefighter was then transported to South Shore Hospital for evaluation. No charges have been filed at this time.