BRIDGEWATER, Mass. (WBZ NewsRadio) — The Bridgewater Police Department is investigating after a car struck and injured a pedestrian Tuesday night.
At about 9 p.m., Bridgewater Police received a call of a pedestrian crash at the intersection of Bedford and Grove Streets.
Police located a 20-year-old victim from Foxboro with serious injuries. The victim was transported by the Bridgewater Fire Department to a nearby hospital and was then flown to Brigham and Women's Hospital in Boston.
The Plymouth County Sheriff's Bureau of Criminal Investigation and the Raynham Police Department Accident Reconstruction Officer Brian Silva responded to the scene to help with the investigation.
Officials say the victim was near the crosswalk and the vehicle, a green 2005 Toyota Camry, allegedly struck the victim near the west side of Bedford Street.
Speed is not believed to be a factor in the crash, but it remains under investigation.
The driver of the Camry, a 28-year-old Buzzards Bay woman, remained at the scene and was cooperative with police.