For Immediate Release: 12/27/2021 2:42 pm
On December 27th 2021 at about 7:55 AM, Worcester Police officers were dispatched to the intersection of North Lake Ave and Belmont St for a report of a pedestrian crash. Upon arrival, officers located a sixty-two-year-old male pedestrian in the roadway. The victim was being treated by medics, and was transported to the hospital. The Crash Reconstruction Team was called to the scene to investigate.
The preliminary investigation revealed that the pedestrian was attempting to cross Lake Avenue when he was struck by a sedan driving north on Lake Ave. The driver of the sedan remained on scene. The victim’s injuries are considered life-threatening and the investigation is ongoing.