According to a recent news article from the Boston Globe, a man involved in a deadly car crash in Salem, Massachusetts allegedly lied to authorities when he told them he was behind the wheel at the time of the fatal wreck. Authorities believe it was actually the 25-year-old man’s girlfriend who was driving when the crash occurred, and he lied to protect her.
The accident occurred on a Sunday evening and involved a BMW hitting a homeless man. The homeless victim, who was 42-years-old, died as a result of the injuries he sustained during the accident. Following the crash, authorities say the female driver fled the scene on foot, while her boyfriend remained with the car until Salem police arrived. Continue reading