Middleboro: Victim of deadly weekend hit-and-run identified

The Plymouth County D.A.’s office made a public appeal for help as authorities tried to track down the driver of a vehicle involved in a fatal hit-and-run in Middleboro on Friday night.

The victim, identified as 58-year-old Michael A. Dutra of Taunton,  was riding his bike on Wood St. at approximately 7:00 p.m. when he was struck.

The D.A.’s office said the vehicle was light-colored SUV with probable front end damage and perhaps a broken windshield.

The road was shut down for several hours Friday night.

Anyone with information is asked to call Middleboro Police.


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