James G. Hicks, Chief of Police
20 East Central St.
Natick, MA 01760
Monday, Feb. 22, 2016
Contact: John Guilfoil
Email: [email protected]
Natick Police Investigating Motor Vehicle Crash Involving Pedestrian
Seventy-Six-Year-Old Man Suffers Serious Injuries
NATICK — Chief James G. Hicks reports that the Natick Police Department is investigating a motor vehicle crash that left an elderly pedestrian seriously injured tonight.
Around 6:15 p.m., police received a report that a 19-year-old man, driving a Honda Accord, had struck a 76-year-old man who appeared to be crossing Mill Street from Ranger Road.
The victim was taken by a medical helicopter to UMass Memorial Medical Center in Worcester with serious injuries.
Mill Street is currently closed while Natick Police and the Massachusetts State Police Collision Analysis and Reconstruction Sections investigate the scene.
Speed does not appear to have played a factor in the crash, but the incident remains under investigation.
No charges have been filed at this time.
More information will be released as it becomes available.