Fall River PD: Pedestrian hit by car seriously injured

By: Hannah Dickison

Email: hdickison@abc6.com

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FALL RIVER, Mass. (WLNE) — A woman was seriously injured after she was hit by a car in Fall River Monday.

Fall River Police responded to the area Highland Avenue and Prospect Street for a report of a vehicle accident involving a pedestrian.

Police located a woman in her 40s suffering from “possibly life-threatening” injuries upon arrival. Fall river Fire Department Paramedics were also dispatched and rendered emergency care to the woman. 

She was transported to Rhode Island Hospital and remains in critical condition. 

The operator of the vehicle stayed on scene and is currently being interviewed as part of the investigation.

Fall River Police Motor Vehicle Crash Reconstructionists and Crime Scene Unit were also dispatched to the scene to aid in the investigation. 

The identities of the driver and victim have not yet been released. 


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