Woman injured by hit-and-run driver in Brighton
Boston police are investigating a hit-and-run crash on Commonwealth Avenue in Brighton.
A woman was struck by a vehicle around 4:25 p.m. Wednesday and left lying in the inbound lane near 1426 Commonwealth Ave., police said.
Witnesses told officers that a white “SUV-like” vehicle struck the woman and then fled the scene, police said.
The woman was taken to Brigham and Women’s Hospital for a fractured pelvis and femur, police said.
The incident remains under investigation.Melissa Werthmann can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org.