BANGOR (AP) – State police say a 17-year-old high school student was killed when struck by a car on Interstate 95 in Bangor as he tried to retrieve something that had fallen from his pickup truck.

Matthew Osborne, a student at Hampden Academy, was pronounced dead on arrival at Eastern Maine Medical Center.

A portion of the highway was closed for several hours following the Monday evening accident.

Information from: WLBZ-TV,

AP-ES-12-25-07 0834EST

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