Fatal New Year’s Eve pedestrian hit in Dartmouth
DARTMOUTH, MASS (WLNE) – Dartmouth police and other emergency personnel responded to several calls of a pedestrian being struck by a vehicle on Thursday.
Police say the accident happened at approximately 9:55 p.m. in the area of 597 State Road.
Officers confirmed that a woman, identified as 56-year-old Wendy Tolley of New Bedford was struck by a Toyota Prius driven by a 24-year-old woman.
Emergency care was rendered to Tolley, but she ultimately died as a result of the injuries.
Though emergency care was rendered to Tolley, she died as a result of the injuries she incurred.
Part of state road was closed for several hours as part of the investigation.
No arrests were made.