QUINCY, MASS. (WHDH) - Authorities are investigating after a pedestrian was fatally struck by a vehicle in Quincy early Saturday morning.

Officers responding to a report of a pedestrian struck at the intersection of Newport and Oakland avenues around 2 a.m. found the pedestrian, a 62-year-old man, dead at the scene, according to the Norfolk District Attorney’s Office.

The man’s name has not been released.

The driver of the Jeep that struck the pedestrian, a 21-year-old Quincy man, and his passenger, a 20-year-old woman, remained on scene and cooperated with police.

An initial observation of the crash determined that there was approximately 278 feet of visible skid marks leading up to the motor vehicle and victim.

An investigation into the crash was completed by 7 a.m. and Newport Avenue was reopened, according to Quincy Police Captain John Dougan.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Quincy Police Reconstruction Unit at 617-479-1212.

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