SAUGUS (CBS) — Two people have been badly injured after they were hit by a car while walking in a crosswalk in Saugus.

The victims, an elderly couple, are alive but seriously hurt.

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Police Investigate a crash between a car and two people in the crosswalk Tuesday (WBZ-TV)

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“The sustained substantial trauma,” Saugus Police Lt. Lt Ron Giogetti said.

The driver, an 80-year-old man, stopped down the street. Police say he was so distraught he too was taken to the hospital.

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No other information has been released.