Help needed in identifying pedestrian injured in Rochester accident
Police, firefighters and emergency personnel responded at 7:41 p.m. after a southbound 2001 Volkswagen Passat, driven by Darlene Moore, 48, of Farmington, struck the man who was walking along Route 125 near the on-ramp to the Route 16 connector.
The unidentified man, who remains at Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center in Lebanon, is white and in his 40s to 50s. At the time of the accident, he was wearing blue jeans and a dark zip up jacket.
Local paramedics transported the man to Frisbie Memorial Hospital, but because of his serious injuries, he was airlifted later that night by a Dartmouth-Hitchcock Advanced Response Team (DHART) helicopter to the Lebanon hospital.
Moore was not injured in the incident and her Passat sustained minor damage.
Members of the Strafford County Accident Reconstruction Team responded and is assisting in the ongoing investigation.
Anyone with information is asked to call Officer Rachel Ricker at (603) 330-7128. Callers also may provide information anonymously by calling Rochester Crime Line at (603) 335-6500 or text CRIMES (274637) with the body of text, TEXT4CASH + the tip. Cash rewards are offered for information leading to an arrest.