Woman struck and killed by tow truck in Brighton Center

17 Feb

A woman was struck by a tow truck and seriously injured Thursday evening at the intersection of Chestnut Hill Ave and Washington Street in the Brighton section of Boston. She was transported by EMS to the Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, and her injuries may be life threatening. The roadway is closed while a police accident reconstruction team investigates.

UPDATE: Boston Police report the woman died at the hospital.

Twitter user Brandon posted this picture of the scene afterwards.

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