Pedestrian Flown to Boston Area Hospital After Being Struck by Car in Dennis
January 8, 2014
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  • An unidentified man was flown to a Boston area hospital after being struck by a car on Route 134 in the area of Patriot Square in South Dennis Tuesday night. According to a Dennis police release, officers responded to multiple 911 calls at the intersection of Route 134 Market Place just after 8 p.m.

    Officers arrived to find the male victim unconscious and lying perpendicular to the roadway. It is believed he was attempting to cross the road when struck in the southbound lane.

    The driver, a 56-year-old Onset woman remained at the scene, according to police.

    Dennis Fire & Rescue transported the victim, who is believed to be in his early 20s, to the Barnstable Municipal Airport in Hyannis, where he was transferred to a MedFlight helicopter bound for Tufts New England Medical Center in Boston.

    The victim reportedly sustained severe injuries to his head, chest and extremities, police said.

    Neither the victim or the driver have been identified. Police did not indicate if the driver would be cited.