By Bruce Castleberry | [email protected] | Boston Herald PUBLISHED: April 19, 2019 at 8:10 pm | UPDATED: April 19, 2019 at 8:10 pm A man who Gloucester police say grabbed a woman and jumped in front of a dump truck has been charged with attempted murder in what may have been a bizarre murder-suicide bid Friday. The man was severely injured while the woman escaped serious injury, according to police, who were called to Washington Street late Friday morning on a report that two pedestrians had been struck by a dump truck. Police determined that the injured man, Michael Baker, 41, of Beverly, had been arguing with the woman, when he picked her up and carried her into the road and into the path of the truck. Baker received serious injuries that are not believed to be life-threatening. He was taken by medical helicopter to a Boston hospital. The woman sustained injuries that are not believed to be life-threatening. She was taken by ambulance to a local hospital, Gloucester police said. Gloucester police Chief Edward Conley arrested Baker on Friday and charged him with attempted murder, assault and battery with a dangerous weapon, to whit motor vehicle, and assault and battery. Baker is slated to be arraigned Monday in Gloucester District Court. The woman’s name has not been released.