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WPD Requesting Assistance
WHS Student Struck by Vehicle
The Wellesley Police Department is seeking the public’s help in identifying the driver or vehicle who struck a bicyclist on Tuesday, October 14 on Central Street near the Natick town line and Bacon Street at 7:10 AM.  This would have been during the morning commute, and there was heavy traffic at the time of the incident.
The bicyclist who was struck was on his way to school and on the eastbound side of the road.  This is the section of Route 135 between Pond Road and the entrance to Wellesley College.
The operator of the vehicle that struck the bicyclist fled the scene, heading east on Central Street towards Wellesley Square.
The Wellesley Police is looking for information from anyone who may have witnessed this incident.  The bicyclist was seriously injured in the crash.  Fortunately, the injuries he sustained are not considered life threatening
If you have any information or know of anyone who does, please contact Officer Chris Fritts at 781-235-1212.  
There are no policies under review at this time.