Car hits two 17-year-olds in crosswalk in Attleboro

October 14th, 2022

ATTLEBORO, MA – Two teenagers and the driver that hit them were all hospitalized following a crash in Attleboro on Friday morning.

According to WPRI, the accident happened around 6:40 a.m. at the County Stretty and Bushee Street intersection when a car drove through a marked crosswalk without yielding and struck a 17-year-old girl and a 17-year-old boy.

The two teens were both hospitalized with non-life-threatening injuries. The female victim was treated at Hasbro Children’s Hospital while the male was taken to Sturdy Memorial Hospital.

The 88-year-old man who drove the car was also hospitalized at Sturdy Memorial Hospital.

Criminal charges are expected for the driver.

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Written By: Ronald J. Resmini

Last Updated : Friday, October 14, 2022