Bernie & Phyl’s employee killed in pedestrian crash at headquarters

An employee at Bernie & Phyl’s was killed in a pedestrian crash at the company’s headquarters in Norton on Wednesday.

Police identified the victim as 63-year-old Michael Hassett, of Foxboro.

The crash happened at the headquarters where trucks pick up furniture, so no customers were present. 

Police say a subcontractor’s truck struck Hassett in the rear parking lot of the headquarters. 

Hassett was pronounced dead at the scene, police said. 

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