Mark Murray, City Marshal
4 Green St.
Newburyport, MA 01950
For Immediate Release
Tuesday, May 16, 2017
Media Contact: John Guilfoil
Newburyport Police Investigating After Pedestrian Struck on High Street
NEWBURYPORT — City Marshal Mark Murray reports that the Newburyport Police Department is investigating after a pedestrian was struck on High Street Tuesday morning.
At approximately 9:11 a.m., Newburyport Police responded to a report of a pedestrian being struck. Upon arrival, first responders located a 70-year-old female. She was taken to an area hospital and subsequently taken by MedFlight to a Boston hospital.
The driver of the vehicle remained at the scene and is cooperating with police, and the incident is currently under investigation.
This is a breaking news update. Additional information will be released as it becomes available.