Veteran In Wheelchair Struck And Killed By Car In Brockton
BROCKTON (CBS) – Brockton Police are investigating the death of a Marine Corps veteran.
The 65-year-old man was in his wheelchair crossing the intersection near the McDonald’s on Belmont Street when a car hit him, according to the Brockton Enterprise.
The victim, Edwin Nelson, was a double-amputee and an in-patient at the VA Medical Center less than a mile from the crash.
State Police were reconstructing the accident.
Investigators are also reviewing surveillance video that captured the crash on tape.