News: Child seriously injured, adult hurt in Dorchester pedestrian crash

October 15, 2020

BOSTON, MA – A child was seriously injured and an adult was hurt after they were struck by a car in the Dorchester area yesterday, according to WHDH.

The accident occurred near the intersection of Dorchester Avenue and Melville Street at about 10 a.m., when a driver crashed into two pedestrians, an adult and a child.

The child was taken to the hospital for the treatment of severe injuries, while the adult suffered only minor wounds.

Neither of the victims was identified in the report.

The driver, who also was not identified, remained at the scene of the crash.

Authorities continue to investigate the collision at this time.

This accident is one of many pedestrian accidents that occur far too often in Boston, one of our nation’s most walkable cities. If you or a loved one have been injured in an accident on one of Boston’s roadways or have been hit by a vehicle while crossing the street, please contact our experienced pedestrian accident attorneys in Boston. Michael Kelly Injury Lawyers can help you get compensation for your medical bills, lost wages, and other expenses, and justice for the wrong that has been done to you. Call us at 1-800-LAW-GUYS today for a free consultation.

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