One of two pedestrians struck Monday afternoon has died, Watertown Police said on Tuesday.
A man and a woman were walking across Watertown Street near Fifth Avenue when a vehicle struck both of them, just before 4 p.m. on Monday, Nov. 28. The man died from injuries suffered in the incident, said Watertown Police Lt. James O’Connor. The woman suffered serious injuries and was taken to a Boston hospital for treatment.
Police did not release the name of the pedestrians or the driver.
The driver who struck the pair remained on scene and cooperated with police, O’Connor said.
The incident is now being investigated by the Middlesex District Attorney’s office, O’Connor said.