On August 16th at approximately 20:55 hours, District B-2 units along with Boston EMS and Boston Fire responded to the area of Wales Street after a 911 call came in reporting a pedestrian struck.
Upon arrival, a driver whom was on a moped was discovered at the scene and was found laying on the ground. It is believed that the operator of the moped actually fell off, and the call reporting a pedestrian struck was incorrect.
Boston EMTs and Paramedics treated the victim on scene before rushing him to a local area trauma center for further care. At this time their condition remains a unknown.
The investigators from Boston Police Department are continuing to review the facts and circumstances surrounding this incident which remains under investigation.
Community members with information who wish to assist with the investigation may do so by calling the CrimeStoppers Tip Line at 1 (800) 494-TIPS or by texting the word ‘TIP’ to CRIME (27463).