A driver police say struck and killed a 73-year-old woman Saturday in Everett, Massachusetts, has been arrested.
Sarah Nason of Everett was hit just before 5 p.m. on Pleasant Street near the intersection with Broadway. She was taken to Whidden Memorial Hospital and pronounced dead.
According to the Middlesex County District Attorney's Office, 31-year-old Jonathan McNeil of Boston's Charlestown neighborhood was under the influence of drugs when he hit Nason.
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McNeil is charged with operating under the influence of drugs and causing serious bodily injury, as well as possession of a Class B substance.
Everett Police are working with Massachusetts State Police and the Middlesex County District Attorney's Office to investigate.
NECN will have more as this story develops.