A woman was killed when her motor scooter crashed this afternoon in Bostonís Roxbury section, Boston police said.
Police responded to a report of a woman who had fallen off her scooter at about 1:55 p.m. at Blue Hill Avenue and Dudley Street, said Officer James Kenneally, a police spokesman.
The woman was taken to Boston Medical Center, where she was pronounced dead.
Preliminary investigation indicated that the woman lost control of her scooter and crashed and was not wearing a helmet, Kenneally said.
No further information was immediately available.
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