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      Woonsocket man struck by car, killed

      A Woonsocket man was struck by a car and killed on Route 16 in Mendon, Mass., police said Wednesday.

      Police said the accident happened at about 12:20 p.m.

      Police said 56-year-old Danvirgil Zamfir was struck by a car being driven by Sarah Chandler, of Franklin, Mass.

      Chandler was allegedly distracted by her GPS device when police said she first hit a boat and then Zamfir in front of the Nipmuc Marine and Auto shop.

      The accident remains under investigation.