Police: 1 dead, 7 injured in crash involving van carrying special needs students in Westwood
One person is dead and seven others are injured after a two-vehicle crash involving a van carrying special needs students in Westwood on Monday. The crash took place around 11:56 a.m. on Lafeuille Circle and Harrison Avenue when a car went left of center, crashing into an Oak Hills school van transporting special needs high school students. The driver of the car was pronounced dead, police said. School officials said six high school students and two adults were in the van at the time of the crash. The students were on their way to work sites to have job experiences, officials said.
A Saco woman was killed Saturday night after police say she drove her car the wrong way down the northbound lanes on Interstate 95 in Augusta and collided The crash closed the northbound lanes of I - 95 for about three hours, during which time northbound traffic was detoured at Western Avenue.
I - 95 reopened hours after a deadly crash involving a tanker truck that was hauling hydrogen peroxide.Firefighters doused the scene with water.The cleanup closed an 18-mile stretch, causing a traffic nightmare in southern Brevard County.The driver of the tanker was killed .Smoke was in the air
One person is dead following a crash on Route I-95 in Westwood Wednesday morning, State police said.
Troopers responded to the southbound side of the highway near Exit 12 shortly after 7 a.m. for reports of a two-car crash, according to State police spokesman Dave Procopio.
One of the cars rolled over as a result of the crash, killing the driver, Procopio said. The person was pronounced dead at Norwood Hospital.
Two lanes were closed off but have since reopened, police said.
The name of the victim has not yet been released.
The crash is being investigated by Troop H of the Massachusetts State Police, the State Police Collision Analysis and Reconstruction Section and the State Police Crime Scene Services Section.
71-year-old, 2 children killed in Belleview crash; man charged with DUI manslaughter .
A man from Ocala faces charges of DUI manslaughter after a 71-year-old man and two children were killed in a crash. Authorities said Stephen Lynn of Ocala was heading east on County Road 484 and heading toward the intersection of County Road 467. Sign up for our Newsletters According to troopers, Lynn failed to stop at a traffic light, and collided with the passenger side of a car driven by Emilio Nunez. Troopers said Nunez’s car overturned after being hit and landed on its roof in a ditch. Officials said two people in Nunez’s car were pronounced dead at the scene, while another was pronounced dead at a hospital.