Boston Police Investigate Pedestrian Fatality in Mattapan

At about 8:37pm, on Saturday, November 23,2013, officers from District E-18 (Hyde Park) responded to a radio call for a pedestrian struck at 645 Cummins Highway, Mattapan.

On arrival, officers observed the victim being treated by Boston EMS. The victim suffering from life threatening injuries was pronounced deceased at the scene.

The Homicide Unit and Accident Reconstruction Team are actively investigating the facts and circumstances surrounding this incident. Anyone with information is encouraged to call detectives at (617) 343-4470.

No further details are available at this time.

Community members wishing to assist this investigation anonymously can do so by calling the CrimeStoppers Tip Line at 1(800) 494-TIPS or by texting the word ‘TIP’ to CRIME (27463). The Boston Police Department will stringently guard and protect the identities of those who wish to help this investigation anonymously.