Police: 80-year-old man killed in hit-and-run in Boston

BOSTON (WHDH) - An 80-year-old man died at the hospital following a hit-and-run crash in Boston’s Back Bay late Thursday night.

Boston police said a driver of a dump truck struck the pedestrian at Massachusetts Avenue and Newbury Street just before 10:30 p.m.

The driver kept going, but was later stopped by officers a short distance away, according to police. It is unclear if the driver was cited.

The victim has not been identified.

The incident is under investigation.

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