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Pedestrian Airlifted After Being Hit by Vehicle in Dracut

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A pedestrian has life-threatening injuries after being hit by a vehicle Monday evening in Dracut, Massachusetts.

The crash happened on Lakeview Avenue outside a Dunkin' restaurant. The victim was taken to a hospital in the Lowell area before being airlifted to Tufts Medical Center in Boston.

The 77-year-old driver remained on the scene and is cooperating with investigators.

An off-duty police officer and off-duty firefighter were among the Good Samaritans who performed CPR on the male victim until paramedics arrived.

Investigators have not said if the driver will face any charges.

A Massachusetts State Police accident reconstruction team was at the site to try to determine how the accident unfolded.

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