No charges filed against driver
SWANSEA – Swansea police are investigation an accident on Sharps Lot Road, that left an elderly man dead.
Officers say they were called to the scene just before 7:00 p.m. Tuesday night. Upon arrival, they found 72-year old Paul Hickey laying unconscious on the side of the road. He had been stuck by a passing car.
Hickey was rushed to St. Anne’s Hospital in Fall River, where he later died.
Authorities have not file charges against the driver, a 45-year old man also from Swansea. However, officers say their investigation is ongoing.