State police searching for driver who left pedestrian with life-threatening injuries on the Lynnway

Police searching for driver who hit pedestrian in Lynn

LYNN, Mass. — Massachusetts State Police are searching for the driver who hit a pedestrian on the Lynnway late Monday night, leaving him with life-threatening injuries.

State police said the crash happened around 11:30 p.m. Monday near the 300 block of the Lynnway on the southbound side heading toward Boston.

According to Dave Procopio, a state police spokesperson, the male victim was taken to Massachusetts General Hospital with critical, life-threatening injuries.

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The driver who hit the man did not stop, according to police.

State police are working to develop a full description of the suspect’s vehicle, but they think it may be a dark color.

Police have not released the victim’s name, nor have they said if he was standing in a crosswalk when he was hit by the car.

The State Police Crime Scene Services Section and the State Police Collision Analysis and Reconstruction Section are assisting with the investigation.

Anyone with information should call state police.

Investigators at the scene of a pedestrian crash that happened around 11:30 p.m. on Monday on the Lynnway. The driver has life-threatening injuries and police are now searching for the driver who they say left the scene.
Investigators at the scene of a pedestrian crash that happened around 11:30 p.m. on Monday on the Lynnway. The driver has life-threatening injuries and police are now searching for the driver who they say left the scene. (Boston 25 News)

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