At about 2:15 PM officers from District 11 (Dorchester) responded to a call of 2 pedestrians struck at 43 Olney St., Dorchester.
On arrival, officers found a white SUV on the sidewalk and an adult female and a 7 year old female child suffering from injuries being treated by EMS.
Officers are interviewing the driver and witnesses. Possible charges are pending.
The child was taken to Boston Medical Center where she was pronounced deceased. The adult female's injuries are non-life threatening, she too was transported to Boston Medical Center.
The female driver, Olivia Mora, 36, of Dorchester, has been charged with Homicide by Motor Vehicle while Operating Under the Influence and is expected to be arraigned tomorrow at Dorchester District Court.
The Boston Police Department is actively investigating facts and circumstances surrounding this incident. Anyone with information is asked to call Homicide detectives at 617-343-4470.
Community members wishing to assist this investigation anonymously can do so by calling CrimeStoppers at 1(800) 494-TIPS (8477) or by texting the word ‘TIP’ to CRIME (27463). The Boston Police Department will stringently guard and protect the identities of those wishing to remain anonymous.