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Elderly man charged with OUI after fatal crash

Kenneth Thompson, 84, of East Boston, was arrested Friday following the late afternoon crash at an intersection on Pauline Street in Winthrop, according to police.


WINTHROP — An elderly man is facing a drunk driving charge for a crash Friday evening that killed a woman in Winthrop, police said.

Kenneth Thompson, 84, of East Boston, was arrested following the late afternoon crash at an intersection on Pauline Street, Winthrop police said in a statement.

He was charged with motor vehicle homicide, operating under the influence of alcohol, and failure to stop or yield, according to the statement.

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