Update: Portland Police identify pedestrian killed by city-owned truck on March 10

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PORTLAND — Police on Wednesday identified Robert Belanger as the man killed early on March 10 after being struck on Congress Street by a city-owned dump truck.

City spokeswoman Jessica Grondin said Belanger was hit at 2282 Congress St.. where it intersects Bluberry Road. The accident occurred around 3:45 a.m. Belanger was a Portland resident, his address was not released.

Grondin said the truck, carrying a load of snow, was driven by Donald Penney, 49, of South Portland. The city has a site for dumping plowed snow nearby.

Anyone who may have seen the accident is asked to call 874-8532 or 874-8575. Anonymous tips can also be made at portland-police.com by clicking “Submit an Anonymous Crime Tip,” or by text at 274637 using the keyword GOTCHA.