Jan 24, 2016 10:14 AM

Police: Drunken driver struck, killed pedestrian in Lincoln

The Associated Press

LINCOLN — State police say a drunken driver struck and killed a Massachusetts man walking on Main Street in Lincoln on Saturday.

Police say 57-year-old Paul Gelinas of Lunenburg, Massachusetts, was taken to Speare Memorial Hospital in Plymouth, where he died of injuries sustained in the accident that happened just before 6 p.m.

Authorities have charged 28-year-old Paul Larkin, III, of East Bridgewater, Massachusetts, with aggravated driving while intoxicated. Larkin is due to appear in Plymouth District Court on Feb. 25.

It was not immediately known if Larkin has a lawyer.

Anyone who witnessed the accident is asked to call Trooper Richard Shute at 603-223-8952.


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