A person was hit by a car and killed in Mattapan Saturday night.
Boston police said that officers received a call for a person hit by a car at 645 Cummins Highway just after 8:30 p.m.
When officers arrived, they found the person being treated by Boston EMS personnel. The victim, who was not identified by police, was pronounced dead at the scene.
The department's homicide unit and accident reconstruction team are investigating the crash.
There were no charges immediately filed.
Anyone with information can call 617-343-4470.
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