Police investigate fatal hit-and-run in Medford

MEDFIELD, MA (WHDH) - Police are investigating a fatal hit-and-run crash that happened in Medford early Sunday morning.

Around 5:30 a.m., police responded to a report of a pedestrian struck on Route 16 westbound just before Wellington Circle with serious, life-threatening injuries.

When officers arrived, they found a man who had been struck by a car, which had left the scene.

There is no description of the car at this time.

The victim has not yet been identified.

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