Pedestrian hospitalized after being struck by car in Brookline

A pedestrian in Brookline was hospitalized with serious injuries after being hit by a car Sunday afternoon, police said.

Officers responded to 1870 Beacon St. at 12:41 p.m., Brookline police tweeted. The driver of the car stayed at the scene.

The person was transported to the hospital and is currently undergoing surgery, said Brookline Police Lt. Philip Harrington.

The accident is still under investigation. No further information was immediately available.

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