Police investigating after car strikes pedestrian in Raynham, causing life-threatening injuries

Police are investigating after a car struck a woman and left her with life-threatening injuries in Raynham Saturday, officials said.

Officers responding to reports of a crash on Route 44 at 4:30 p.m. found a pedestrian suffering serious, life-threatening injuries, police said. She was medflighted to Rhode Island Hospital.

After investigating, police determined the woman was struck by a black Cadillac Escalade as she was trying to cross the road. The driver, a 56-year-old Bridgewater man, stayed at the scene.

The crash is under investigation. No other information was immediately available.

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