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Fatal Pedestrian Accident Shuts Down Part of I-93 in Dorchester

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    Fatal Pedestrian Accident Shuts Down Part of I-93

    The accident happened just before 10 p.m. Wednesday.

    (Published Wednesday, Feb. 21, 2018)

    A fatal accident involving a pedestrian has shut down a stretch of I-93 northbound in Dorchester, Massachusetts.

    The accident happened just before 10 p.m. Wednesday, just north of exit 14.

    A sedan with significant damage to its hood could be seen on scene. The windshield was also smashed in.

    As state troopers investigate, they are diverting cars headed towards Boston onto Morrissey Boulevard.

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    Massachusetts State Police say they expect the highway to be closed for quite a while.

    The victim has not been identified.

    It was not immediately clear if the driver, who has not been identified, will face charges in the accident.

    There is no word on the cause of the accident.

    The incident remains under investigation.

    No other information was immediately available.

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