Tufts University student struck by car, critically injured; police seek witnesses
Somerville police hope witnesses will come forward with information about a pedestrian accident Thursday night that left a Tufts University student in critical condition. The 21-year-old was struck by a car as he crossed Powder House Boulevard and Packard Avenue, police said in a statement. He was taken to Massachusetts General Hospital, where he remains in critical condition, police said. The driver of the vehicle, a Somerville resident, is cooperating with police.