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Pedestrian struck by Uber driver near Boston’s Fenway Park

BOSTON (AP) — Police say a pedestrian was hospitalized with life-threatening injuries after being struck by an Uber driver in Boston near Fenway Park.

Boston police spokesman Dave Estrada says the crash occurred in front of Jerry Remy’s Sports Bar and Grill around 9 p.m. Monday at the intersection of Boylston and Ipswich streets.

The victim, who wasn’t identified, was rushed to Brigham and Women’s Hospital in “very serious” condition.

The driver remained at the scene following the accident. Police say they aren’t sure yet if the motorist would face charges.

Boylston Street was closed to traffic for a short period.


Estrada says an investigation is active and ongoing.