CHICOPEE, Mass. (WWLP)- For the second time in less than a week, Chicopee Police have reported a serious accident where a pedestrian was hit. In this case, the accident was a hit and run, according to Chicopee Police Officer Travis Odiorne.

Officers were called to 900 block of Chicopee Street just before 5pm Wednesday night for a report of a person being hit by a car. When officers got there, they found a man laying in the road. The man was rushed to the hospital where he later died. His name has not yet been released. This is the fourth deadly pedestrian accident in Chicopee in the past two months.

On Monday night, one person was struck and killed also on Chicopee Street. The victim, 68-year-old William Matteson of Chicopee, was struck on Chicopee Street at 5:30 p.m. Police later arrested and charged 42-year-old Benjamin Goraj, also of Chicopee, with motor vehicle homicide and operating under the influence 3rd offense.