Police are investigating the alleged attack of two women outside a home near the New Hampshire state line in Haverhill, Mass.

One of the victims was airlifted to a Boston hospital with injuries considered to be life-threatening, according to the Essex County District Attorney’s Office.

A man has been taken into custody, officials said. Authorities said they don’t believe this was a random attack.

First responders from Salem responded to reports of at least one pedestrian hit by a vehicle on Hampstead Road near Liberty Street around 5:30 p.m.

The accident is believed to be related to the incident in Haverhill.

No further details were released.

Thursday, April 15, 2021