Man dies after being hit by car in Washington County

A young man died after being hit by a car while picking up fallen branches on a Washington County road.

The Washington County Sheriff’s Office says it happened Tuesday morning on County Route 16 in Fort Ann. The sheriff’s office says 19-year-old Nicholas Montello of Argyle was struck by a passing car.

Montello was transported to Glens Falls Hospital, where he was pronounced dead.

The incident remains under investigation. However, investigators say no charges have been filed against the driver.