The Penobscot County Sheriff's Office says one person has died after being hit by a car Thursday evening in Orrington.

It happened on the River Road just after 5:30 p.m. Police are not releasing the person's identity at this time.

It was the second pedestrian fatality in the Bangor area this past week.

A man who was seriously injured when he was struck by a car while crossing the street in front of the Bangor Police Department on the evening of January 14 has died from his injuries.

Bangor police say 61-year-old Peter McIntosh passed away on Wednesday. An investigation into the crash continues. No charges have been filed.

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