30 Aug '16, 3pm

#breaking Springfield police investigate reported hit-and-run pedestrian accident, theft of victim's handbag

Updates story posted at 7:54 a.m. SPRINGFIELD -- A pedestrian, reportedly hit by a car as she used a crosswalk at Alden Street and Wilbraham Road late Monday night, had her handbag stolen after the fact as she lay dazed in the roadway. The incident occurred shortly after 11:45 p.m. as the victim, a 44-year-old city woman, walked home from work, Sgt. John Delaney said. The victim, who suffered a bump to her forehead and was treated and released at a hospital, has no memory of the incident and did not know how she came to be lying injured in the roadway, Delaney, public information officer for the department, said. A witness, who had been outside the Dairy Mart about 50 feet away, told police that he saw a light-colored Honda or Toyota hit the woman in the crosswalk after turning left from Wilbraham Road onto Alden Street. The witness said that the car, driven by a white or ...

Full article: http://www.masslive.com/news/index.ssf/2016/08/springfiel...

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