• Arrest made in Wilmington pedestrian hit-and-run case

    26 days ago - By Bésame

    Police in Wilmington say a 52-year-old woman in Billerica has been arrested in connection with a hit-and-run crash that left a woman seriously injured.
    The arrest came after police spent Wednesday searching for a vehicle they believed hit a pedestrian early Wednesday morning in the area of Nichols and 5th Street, near the town lines with Billerica and Tewksbury.
    Witnesses said the victim, who was walking with a friend and dog around 7 a.m., was hit after a vehicle allegedly swerved across the road's center lane and went up onto the sidewalk she was on, hitting her from behind.
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