Pedestrian hit by car in West Roxbury suffers critical injuries

The driver of the vehicle remained at the scene.

A pedestrian was hospitalized with critical injuries Tuesday night after he was hit by a car in West Roxbury, officials said.

Boston police received a report around 9 p.m. of a “possible elderly male struck by a motor vehicle,” a department spokesperson confirmed by email.

The driver of the vehicle stayed on scene, according to police.

Boston EMS transported the victim to an area hospital with “life-threatening injuries.”

Police did not have further information about the investigation or the status of the victim as of Wednesday at noon.


This discussion has ended. Please join elsewhere on Boston.com