Pedestrian hurt in pickup truck crash at entrance to Boston Public Garden







Pedestrian hurt in pickup truck crash at entrance to Boston Public Garden

Police were investigating a crash involving a pedestrian and pickup truck at one of the entrances to the Boston Public Garden in Boston.



a truck on a city street: A photo of a pick-up truck involved in a crash at the entrance to the Boston Public Garden at the corner of Boylston and Charles Street


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A photo of a pick-up truck involved in a crash at the entrance to the Boston Public Garden at the corner of Boylston and Charles Street

The crash happened at the corner of Boylston and Charles Streets just before 5 p.m Thursday.


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Photos from the scene showed the Chevy Colorado pickup truck on the sidewalk at the entrance to the garden with severe front end damage. It appeared that several granite stone fixtures were knocked down.

Boston Police said the pedestrian suffered life-threatening injuries. A witness said the victim was pinned beneath the vehicle.

No additional information was immediately available.

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Driver killed, 2 others hurt in crash along Garden State Parkway

A Jersey City man was killed and two of his passengers were injured when the vehicle they were riding in struck a tree along the Garden State Parkway in Atlantic County on Sunday, authorities said.



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The wreck occurred shortly before 5 p.m. on the highway’s northbound side, near milepost 38.1 in Egg Harbor Township, according to Trooper Charles Marchan, a spokesman for the New Jersey State Police. A Chevrolet was headed north when it went off the highway and crashed into a tree.

The Chevrolet driver, Jacquim Lovely, 38, was killed, the spokesman said. Two others – a 42-year-old woman and a 41-year-old man, both of Jersey City – were hurt.

An investigation was ongoing, according to the State Police. More information was not immediately released late Sunday.

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1 dead, 3 hurt after shooting near basketball court in Spring Garden: Police

Philadelphia police are investigating a deadly quadruple shooting near a basketball court on Wednesday night.

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It happened around 8:18 p.m. on the 1800 block of Wallace Street near the Clemente Recreation Center in the city’s Spring Garden section.

Police tell Action News that a 21-year-old victim died in the shooting.

Three other victims were also injured, including a 19-year-old man and a man in his 20s. Both men are listed in critical condition at an area hospital. A 19-year-old man is listed in stable condition after being shot in the leg.

The view from Chopper 6 shows a large police presence near the basketball court.

The circumstances surrounding the shooting remain unclear.

Police say a 19-year-old male who was reportedly armed with a weapon was taken into custody. It’s unclear what charges he’s facing.

Anyone with any information is asked to call police at 215-686-TIPS.

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