Police: Driver Wanted In Somerville Hit And Run Turns Himself In


SOMERVILLE, Mass. (WBZ NewsRadio) — Massachusetts State Police said Friday a driver wanted in a Somerville hit and run has turned himself in.

Police said the driver is a 64-year-old man from Somerville. He also surrendered his vehicle, and has been summonsed to appear in Somerville District Court.

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The incident happened Monday night on McGrath Highway. The driver struck a 72-year-old Somerville man before driving off. The elderly victim was leaving a nearby Stop & Shop, carrying several bags of groceries at the time.

The victim was taken to Massachusetts General Hospital with critical injuries.

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(Photo: Massachusetts State Police)