By adamg on Tue, 09/17/2019 - 7:53am
Updated, 1:30 p.m.
Authorities report a woman in her 60s was hit and killed by a boom truck as she tried to cross the street in Harvard Square at 6:53 a.m.
The woman, who was not in a crosswalk, was attempting to walk across Brattle Street in front of Out of Town News, police say, adding the driver of the truck remained on scene.
The area remained shut to traffic through Tuesday afternoon as local and state police conducted an investigation.