Mass. State Police Involved in Pursuit of Hit-and-run Suspect

(NECN: Boston, Mass.) - The Massachusetts State Police were involved on Wednesday morning in a pursuit of a reported hit-and-run suspect on the Southeast Expressway.

The pursuit began in Boston and continued onto Route 3 South. It ended at Exit 14 in Rockland.

The suspect is now in custody.

Police confirm at least one shot was fired during the high-speed car chase. It is not immediately clear who fired a gun.

A pedestrian was struck in the city's Roxbury section at about 10:30 a.m.

The suspect refused to stop and was chased onto the Southeast Expressway all the way to the Hingham/Rockland exit.

No names have been released at this time.

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