1 dead, 16 injured after car crashes into Apple store in Massachusetts

One person was killed and 16 others injured when an SUV crashed into an Apple store in Hingham, Massachusetts, Monday morning, the Plymouth County District Attorney said.

A 2019 Toyota 4Runner barreled into the store around 10:45 a.m., breaking glass and striking several people, District Attorney Tim Cruz said at a press conference.

An SUV crashes into the Apple Store at the Derby Street Shops in Hingham, Mass., on Nov. 21, 2022.

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A vehicle crashed into an Apple Store in Hingham, Mass. on November 21, 2022.

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People inside and outside the store were injured, and some were pinned to the store’s wall, Hingham Fire Chief Steve Murphy said. Bystanders helped administer first aid, Murphy said.

Officials at South Shore Hospital said they received patients with head injuries, “twisted limbs” and life-threatening injuries.

Photo: An SUV crashes into an Apple Store in Hingham, Mass., on Nov. 21, 2022.

An SUV crashed into an Apple store in Hingham, Mass. on November 21, 2022.

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Photo: An SUV crashes into an Apple Store in Hingham, Mass., on Nov. 21, 2022.

An SUV crashed into an Apple store in Hingham, Mass. on November 21, 2022.

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Officials said the driver “remains with police,” but did not elaborate.

Cruz said investigators are looking into “every avenue” of the crash, including whether there was a criminal element.

Photo: Officers from the medical examiner's office carry a body as emergency services respond to the scene of a vehicle crash at an Apple store in Hingham, Mass., on Nov. 21, 2022.

Officers from the medical examiner’s office carry a body as emergency services respond to a crash at an Apple store in Hingham, Mass., on Nov. 21, 2022.

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The victim was identified as Kevin Bradley, 65, of New Jersey. He was pronounced dead at the scene, the state attorney’s office said.

“It’s been an unimaginable morning this morning and people are trying to get through it and process what happened,” Cruz said.

Hingham is about 20 miles southwest of Boston.

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