May 25, 2012 – Marie Stewart, 71, of Everett, Massachusetts, has sustained serious personal injuries when she was hit by a car while working as a school crossing guard. John Mitchell, 67, was operating the Massachusetts Water Resources Authority pickup truck that struck Stewart. The accident occurred on Wednesday morning on Ferry Street in Everett.
Stewart was transported to Massachusetts General Hospital, where he condition is unknown. According to a witness, Stewart was conscious when she left the scene. Mitchell was taken to Whidden Memorial Hospital for observation.
Authorities have not brought criminal charges against Mitchell as of this date. The cause of the accident is unknown and remains under investigation.