College student injured in Waltham hit-and-run
A local college student was struck by a hit-and-run driver in Waltham early this morning, suffering non-life-threatening shoulder and head injuries, according to Waltham police.
At approximately 12:12 a.m., the 18-year-old student was crossing at the corner of Chestnut and Hall streets when he was struck by a car, said Waltham police Officer Stephen Donahue.
“The suspect motor vehicle was believed to be a black Mustang,” Donahue said.
The driver fled north on Hall Street and then east on Taylor Street. The student was treated at the scene and taken to a hospital for his injuries.
Officers could not find the driver.
The incident is being investigated by the Waltham Police Reconstruction Team and the Middlesex District Attorney’s office.Katherine Landergan can be reached at email@example.com.
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