16-year-old Needham girl killed in pedestrian crash

16-year-old Needham girl killed in pedestrian crash

Talia Newfield, 16, of Needham, died of her injuries on Saturday.

Police responded to Webster and Holland streets at about 5 p.m. for a report of a motor vehicle crash involving two pedestrians, said Peggie Krippendorf, a spokeswoman for the Norfolk district attorney's office. The intersection is near the high school, where both girls were juniors.

Needham High athletic director Daniel Lee called it "challenging and emotional day".

Talia Newfield, 16 of Needham, and Adrienne Garrido, 17 of Needham, suffered significant injuries after getting hit by a auto while crossing the street and were transported to the hospital, according the Norfolk District Attorney's office.

Needham Schools Superintendent Dan Gutekanst, in an email to Needham Schools families, said the schools will have support staff on hand all week to help students cope with the loss. Investigators were seen testing the brakes on a red sedan, which was later towed from the area.

No charges were brought Saturday night, officials said.

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