Officials have released the name of the pedestrian struck and killed by a police cruiser in Massachusetts.
The Cape Cod Times reports 20-year-old Luis Rocano, of Ecuador, was killed early Sunday morning after being struck by a Barnstable police cruiser.
Police say Patrol Officer David Heise was responding to a report of a domestic disturbance with the lights of his SUV on and the siren activated when he struck Rocano.
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State police say Rocano was walking in the middle of Route 28. He was pronounced dead at the scene.
Heise was treated at a local hospital for non life-threatening injuries.
Police Chief Paul MacDonald says a report on the crash will be released in the upcoming weeks. Police say Rocano's body is being returned to his family in Ecuador.