Pedestrian killed in crash on Route 1 in Wrentham

Local News

Route 1 was closed between Madison Street and Thurston Street for several hours while authorities investigated the scene.

A pedestrian was killed in a crash on Route 1 in Wrentham Tuesday night, police said. 

Wrentham Police Chief Bill McGrath posted on his X account around 6:17 p.m. that Route 1 was closed between Madison Street and Thurston Street and that an investigation into the crash was ongoing. 

According to Boston 25, the crash occurred around 5:45 p.m. near 545 Washington Street and the passenger SUV that struck the victim stopped at the scene.

Route 1 was re-opened and the scene was cleared within several hours, McGrath said in an X post around 8:50 p.m. Tuesday. The investigation is ongoing. 

No other information about the victim or crash was released.