UPDATE: Police identify the man who was killed.
MIDDLEBURY — Middlebury police continue to investigate a fatal accident on Route 7 south on Friday morning in which a utility vehicle backed into a flagger and killed him.
Middlebury Police Sgt. Mike Christopher said the accident occurred in the southbound breakdown lane of Route 7, just a little south of the intersection with Three Mile Bridge Road. Christopher said the utility truck was carrying workers in the process of stringing cable for a utility company.