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Medflight called to scene of multi-car rollover in Waltham

13 Aug

Boston Medflight was called to the scene of a six car accident on Rt. 128 southbound near Winter St. just after 8:30 PM Friday evening. Two of the vehicles involved in the accident had rolled over. Both sides of the highway were shutdown so that the Medflight helicopter could land on the road. One female in her 20’s, who was found out of her vehicle, was transported by helicopter to Mass General hospital in Boston. Two pediatric patients were transported to Children’s Hospital in Boston by ground ambulance, and a 4th patient, an adult was also taken by ambulance to the hospital.

Girl hit by car in Waltham

15 Jul

An 11 year old girl was struck by a car on Main Street near the intersection with Nathan Road just after 8:00 this morning. The girl sustained serious injuries, including a broken arm, and was transported to Mass General Hospital in Boston. She was unconscious when she left the scene, and her injuries are considered life-threatening.
Initial reports state the driver that struck her was passing a stopped MBTA bus when the accident occurred.

UPDATE: Waltham Patch reports the girl is undergoing emergency surgery for her injuries.