Welcome to Hanson Police Department

The Town of Hanson is located in the south shore area of Massachusetts, approximately 30 miles south of Boston.  The population of Hanson is approximately 10,209 people (census 2010).  The Hanson Police Department consists of the Chief of Police, 19 full-time, sworn, personnel, 7 part-time police officers, 4 civilian dispatchers, 4 part-time dispatchers and the Executive Assistant to the Chief of Police…

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At 4:45 am on March 26th the Hanson Police responded to 252 Main Street (Route 27) for a report of a pedestrian struck by a vehicle.

Upon arrival, Officers found a 22 year old male lying in the roadway with non life threatening but serious injuries. The individual had been struck by a 2000 Mercedes Benz operated by a party from Maine.

Based on statements from both parties the pedestrian was in the the middle of the road walking west when the Mercedes, also traveling west, struck the pedestrian. The pedestrian was dressed in dark clothing. Drugs,alcohol, and speed do not appear to be factors in the crash. Hanson Fire transported the pedestrian to South Shore Hospital.

The Plymouth County Sheriff's Department BCI Unit is assisting with the investigation.
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