A woman in her 30s was hit sometime before 7:30 a.m. at Mass. Ave. and Beacon Street, was pronounced dead not long after. The truck was turning right onto Beacon from Mass. Ave.
Mel witnessed the crash:
EMS on scene. Girl has a pulse but not breathing. Open helmet smashed and contorted. Rough shape. Girl's head split open.
She adds the truck was a semi:
I didn't catch the plates but I'm hoping someone else did. He/she needs their license revoked ASAP.
Penny Cherubino reports it's a a flatbed trailer with a red sleeper cab and a broken front grill.
White writing, lots of chrome, two chrome air horns, hauling a “heavy load” on a flat bed.
BPD released these additional photos of the truck:
Anyone who knows where it is can call detectives at 617-343-4470.
The scene at Mass. Ave. and Beacon (Photo by Rob Colonna):