Police responded to a fatal pedestrian crash in Malden on Thursday.
Officials say they responded to the report of a woman struck by a pickup truck on East Border Road just after 7:30 p.m.
The woman was transported to a Melrose-Wakefield Hospital where she later died.
State Police say the driver is a 63-year-old from Melrose.
Officials say the driver did stay on the scene, but is now behind bars.
State Police say the driver is under arrest for operating under the influence of alcohol.
Police have not released the name of the woman hit.
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