Jul 28, 2014

90-Year-Old Stoughton Driver Charged in Park Street Hit-and-Run

Stoughton Police announced Wednesday morning that a 90-year-old Stoughton man was charged in the Dec. 8 hit-and-run on Park St. in Stoughton which sent a 15-year-old male pedestrian to the hospital.

90-Year-Old Stoughton Driver Charged in Park Street Hit-and-Run

The driver involved in the Dec. 8 hit and run on Park Street in Stoughton, which sent a teenage boy to the hospital, has been charged, the Stoughton Police announced in a release on the Department's Facebook page Wednesday morning.

Harry Minassian, 90, of 433 Lincoln St. in Stoughton, is being charged with leaving the scene of an accident with personal injury; failure to stay in marked lanes; leaving the scene of property damage; and negligent operation of a motor vehicle, according to the release.

The vehicle Minassian was operating at the time, a white 1996 Cadillac Seville, was turned over to police last week for processing.

A 15-year-old male pedestrian was allegedly struck by the car, which was traveling South on Park St./Route 27 near the Chateau Saturday, Dec. 8 at 7:45 p.m.

After making contact with the victim, the car kept traveling towards Brockton.

The victim sustained non-life threatening injuries and was transported in a Stoughton Fire Department ambulance to Boston Medical Center.

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