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HINGHAM – Police and fire officials continue to investigate the circumstances after a man drove his motor vehicle through a plate glass storefront window, killing a man, and seriously injuring more than a dozen others, Plymouth County District Attorney Timothy J. Cruz, Hingham Police Chief David Jones, and Hingham Fire Chief Steve Murphy have announced.
At approximately 10:45 a.m. this morning, Hingham Police received multiple 911 calls for a car into a storefront window at the Apple Store located in Derby Shops in Hingham, with multiple people injured.
Upon arrival, first responders found co-workers and other by-standers rendering first aid to multiple victims in need of urgent care. Sixteen male and female victims with varying levels of traumatic injuries were transported to South Shore Hospital, Brigham and Women’s Hospital and Boston Medical Center for treatment.
A male victim was pronounced deceased at the scene. He has been identified as Kevin Bradley, 65, of New Jersey.
Preliminarily, the investigation has found that the male operator of a 2019 Toyota 4Runner, crashed through the front glass of the Apple Store. The driver is not being identified at this time.
The investigation is active and ongoing by Massachusetts State Police, Hingham Police, and Hingham Fire. Interviews are being conducted of witnesses, employees and others in the area at the time of the fatal crash. Hingham received mutual aid from police and fire departments from Hull, Rockland, and South Shore EMS.