Articles Posted in Pedestrian Accidents

Douglas Parkhurst Dies when Car Driver Onto Baseball Field
Pedestrian accidents can be some of the most tragic and catastrophic accidents that happen on roads. These individuals are not protected by helmets or other safety gear, and impact with a vehicle can be quite severe. All drivers have a responsibility to remain attentive while behind the wheel and look out for vulnerable parties on the road like pedestrians.

State Police reported that a man died when a car drove through a ball field during a baseball game over the weekend. Sanford police say bystanders and ballplayers scattered as a car drove through an open gate at Goodall Park.

Douglas Parkhurst, a 68-year-old Sanford resident, was struck by the car. He was transported to the hospital, and he passed away en route. Police say that car struck a closed gate and then sped toward the main gate before hitting Parkhurst and fleeing the scene. Carol Sharrow, 51, has been arrested and charged with manslaughter in connection with the collision.

Pedestrian Accident near Beacon Street
Pedestrian accidents can occur on any type of road. A serious accident can happen suddenly, and accidents that involve pedestrians have a high likelihood of being catastrophic. Pedestrians are vulnerable and not protected by helmets or seatbelts. Drivers must look out for pedestrians, and pedestrians must remain vigilant at all times.

The Boston Police Department received a report of a pedestrian accident on June 1. The reporting party told police that at approximately 4:50 p.m. an accident occurred on Beacon Street. Officer Jennifer Cellucci and other responders were dispatched to the scene quickly.

Upon arrival, emergency responders administered medical care to the pedestrian for their injuries. The extent of the injuries is still being determined. However, no fatalities were reported. The scene was secured within the hour, and the victim was transported to the hospital.

Pedestrian Accident on Beacon Street
Pedestrian accidents can be some of the most dangerous vehicle-related accidents because pedestrians are not protected by any protective gear such as helmets. These accidents can do serious damage, and they can leave victims suffering from long-lasting injuries that mean repeated medical treatments. It is important for all drivers to remember to look out for pedestrians and for pedestrians to remain aware when crossing roads.

On May 31, the Boston Police Department received a report of a moving vehicle accident involving a pedestrian. The accident occurred around 11 at night on Beacon Street. Officer Michael Coppinger initially responded to the scene, and other emergency responders arrived shortly afterwards to provide support.

Upon arrival, first responders administered care to the injured pedestrian and secured the area for investigation into the collision. The injuries do not appear to have been life-threatening, but the extent of the injuries is still under review.

Pedestrian Accident on Harrison Avenue
Vehicle accidents can happen suddenly, and accidents that involve pedestrians can be especially traumatic. Pedestrians are not protected by helmets or seatbelts, and the injuries they sustain tend to be serious. All drivers must do their part to look out for pedestrians, and pedestrians must also use caution when walking along streets.

On May 31, the Boston Police Department received information about a pedestrian accident involving a moving vehicle. The accident involved minor injuries to the pedestrians, and medical aid was given to this person at the scene. The injuries do not appear to be life-threatening. The accident occurred on Harrison Avenue around 8:15 a.m.

Officer Eric Travers was the first to arrive on the scene and other emergency personnel arrived soon after. Upon arrival, statements were taken and the scene was secured. No further details were reported.

Collision Involving Skateboarder and Vehicle Injures Jared Almond
Accidents involving pedestrians can be very dangerous, and they can cause significant damage to victims’ lives. These accidents can leave people with serious injuries that impact their lives for years to come. We must stress the importance of driving attentively and follow the rules of the road at all times. Drivers must remember to share the road with pedestrians, and pedestrians must also remain aware of their surroundings.


On May 31, a 28-year-old man was taken to a hospital after being hit by a vehicle while skateboarding. Police received word of the accident and arrived at the scene near Pocasset Street and Broadway.

The victim has been identified as Jared Almond. He was unable to stop his skateboard as he approached the intersection and collided with a motor vehicle. He sustained injuries, but they did not appear to be life-threatening. The accident was reported just before 9 in the morning, and police cleared the scene within half an hour.

Accident near Beech Street
Pedestrian accidents can be some of the most severe accidents that occur on roads. Pedestrians are not protected by a vehicle, and they do not have any protective gear on. Impact with a vehicle can cause severe injuries that can have negative consequences. Drivers must follow traffic laws and remember to look out for pedestrians.

On May 29, Cambridge Police received information about a vehicle crash that involved a hit-and-run driver. The accident was reported around 6 in the evening, and first responders arrived on the scene quickly afterwards.

Upon arrival at the scene on Massachusetts Avenue near Beech Street, they found that a female pedestrian had been hit by a driver who had the fled the scene. The victim was transported to a nearby hospital for treatment of minor injuries. Police took statements from witnesses, and the investigation is still ongoing.

Pedestrian Accident at South Hampton Street
Pedestrian accidents can be some of the most lethal of all vehicle-related accidents. This is because pedestrians are vulnerable as they are not protected by a vehicle or other protective gear. Drivers must remember to watch out for pedestrians, and pedestrians must remain aware of their surroundings.

On May 27, the Boston Police Department received information about a motor-vehicle accident involving pedestrian injury at approximately 5:00 p.m. Officer Connor Murphy was dispatched to the scene at 85 Southampton Street, and other emergency personnel arrived shortly afterwards.

First responders found one victim was suffering from injuries, so they administered medical care at the scene. The injuries did not appear to be life-threatening, but their return is still being determined. Statements were taken from those involved in the incident. This incident is still under investigation.

Pedestrian Accident on Blue Hill Avenue
Pedestrians are some of the most vulnerable people on the roads. Accidents involving pedestrians can be some of the most severe as pedestrians are not protected by a vehicle or a helmet. The risk of serious injury is high with these incidents. Drivers must remember to look out for pedestrians and pedestrians must always remain vigilant.

On May 27, the Boston Police Department received a call about a pedestrian accident that occurred on 350 Blue Hill Avenue. The accident was reported around 2 in the afternoon, and police and other first responders arrived at the scene shortly afterwards.

Officer Wayne Hester was the first to arrive, and he found that a pedestrian was suffering from injuries. EMS administered care to this individual, but the extent of their injuries is still being determined. However, no fatalities were reported.

Pedestrian Accident with Injuries on Morton and Fuller Streets
While not all car accidents cause injuries, some of them can be quite serious. The risk of a severe accident is important to keep in mind. All drivers need to do their part to keep roads safe. Negligent driving puts yourself and others at risk and can have severe consequences. Pedestrian accidents can be particularly devastating as pedestrians are vulnerable to injuries.


On May 27, Boston EMS responded to a call about a pedestrian accident that occurred in Mattapan. They received the call around 9 p.m. and arrived at the scene shortly afterwards.

The accident occurred on Morton Street and Fuller Street. Upon arrival, first responders administered care to one person who was unconscious. The extent of their injuries is still being determined. However, no fatalities were reported. Other emergency personnel directed traffic around the area.

Pedestrian Accident in Hyannis, One in Critical Condition
Pedestrian accidents can be some of the most devastating vehicle accidents as they can leave pedestrian with serious injuries. Pedestrians are not protected by helmets or seat belts, and they are exposed completely. It is vital for drivers to remember to watch out for pedestrians and for pedestrians to remain vigilant.

On May 26, a pedestrian accident caused injury to one man. The elderly man was hit by a car while crossing a street in Hyannis. Hyannis emergency officials responded to reports of a pedestrian who had been hit by a car. Upon arrival, they found the victim had extensive injuries, and he was flown by helicopter to Rhode Island Hospital in Providence.

The driver was a 79-year-old man from Carver who was driving a 2018 Chevrolet Trax. No citations have been issued thus far. Police are still investigating this accident.