Articles Tagged with fatal crash

images-1Milford, MA (July 14, 2018) – A woman in Milford celebrating her birthday was killed in a crash on Interstate 95 early Friday morning.  22 year old Stephanie Boaventura was traveling in a 2010 Toyota Corolla when, for an unknown reason, her car left the roadway.  After leaving the roadway, she attempted to correct the car’s path back onto the road.  In the process, her car veered to the left and struck a guardrail.

Police, along with ambulance units, rushed to the crash scene upon receiving reports of a serious accident with injuries.   Boaventura was transported to the hospital where she was later pronounced dead.  She had been out with friends celebrating her 22nd birthday and was on her way home when the crash occurred.

Police are looking into the accident at this time.  As of Saturday, there is no word on the cause of the collision or what may have caused Boaventura to lose control of her vehicle.

Two-Vehicle Accident Leads to Death of Robert LindWrentham, MA (July 9, 2018) – The Massachusetts State Police have identified the victim in a fatal rollover crash that occurred Sunday evening.  We first reported on this story Sunday.  The crash occurred on I-495 in the southbound lanes, near exit 16.  One person was killed in the crash when their vehicle rolled over.

State Police have now identified the deceased as 68 year old Chan Pheng Keoboonthanh of Middelboro, Massachusetts.  Keoboonthanh died at the scene of the crash.  The road was closed for nearly three hours while police investigated the wreck.

As of Monday morning, authorities have released no additional information regarding the crash or what caused the vehicle to roll over.

54505_motorcycle_01-300x224Rockland, MA (July 8, 2018) – One person is dead following an overnight motorcycle crash in Rockland on Saturday.  Police responded to the crash around 1:30 am on Route 3 southbound.  There, they discovered a motorcycle and truck that had been in a collision.

Following an investigation, police determined that the motorcycle collided with the back of a truck on the highway.  The motorcyclist is identified only as a 22 year old man from Hanover.  The truck driver has been identified as a 34 year old man from Monument Beach.

Massachusetts State Police accident reconstruction team is investigating the crash to determine how it occurred.  At this time, there is no word on which driver police believe to be responsible for the accident.  Further information will be reported as it becomes available.

Two-Vehicle Accident Leads to Death of Robert LindWorcester, MA (July 6, 2018) – An elderly couple was tragically killed in a crash on Wednesday, July 4th.  We first brought you this story yesterday when we reported on a collision which happened in Worcester after a car traveling on the wrong side of the road struck a boulder.  The occupants of the vehicle, an 87 year old man and an 82 year old woman were killed in the crash.

Now, police have identified the crash victims.  The 87 year old man is identified as Walter Barringer and the 82 year old woman is identified as Joan Barringer, both of Worcester.  Neighbors who witnessed the crash rushed to the couple’s aid and attempted to get them out of the vehicle by smashing a window.  Others sprayed the car down as it caught fire following the crash.   Ultimately, the Barringers were pronounced dead from the injuries sustained in the crash.  Police are still investigating the cause of the collision.

Massachusetts Injury Attorneys

Motorcycle Crash in Worcester, One FatalityA motorcyclist who died in a Tuesday accident in Chelmsford has been identified.  Police have identified the victim as 21 year old Gerald Barnes, II of Lowell, Massachusetts.  Barnes was involved in a collision with an SUV Tuesday night in Chelmsford.   Police responded to the scene of the accident and transported Barnes to the hospital with critical injuries.  He died on Wednesday.

The SUV driver remained on scene with police and cooperated with the crash investigation.  The Chelmsford Police Department is still investigating the crash along with the Massachusetts State Police Accident Reconstruction Team.  There is no word at this time on when the investigation is expected to conclude or if charges will be filed.  The driver has not been identified by authorities.

Boston Injury Attorney

Vehicle and Bus Crash on I-93State Police responded to a 2 car crash on Route 93 Southbound on Saturday morning. The crash took place at approximately 1:00 am north of Exit 5 in Braintree.  Sadly, the crash claimed the life of a Taunton woman.

Trooper Colin McKelligan of the Massachusetts State Police was dispatched to the scene of the accident.  Trooper McKelligan’s initial investigation indicates that a 2003 Buick Rendezvous was traveling on Route 93 Southbound when the operator lost control of the vehicle.  The vehicle the crashed into the guardrail before coming to rest in the right travel lane. The driver then exited her vehicle and was standing behind the vehicle.  At that time, a 2005 Nissan Altima, which was traveling southbound, struck the Buick, pushing it into the driver standing outside.

The driver of the Buick who has been identified only as a 29-year-old Taunton woman, was pronounced deceased at the scene. The operator of the Nissan, identified only as a 20-year-old Brockton woman, was transported to Boston Medical Center for treatment of injuries.  At this time, her injuries are considered serious but not life-threatening.

Two-Vehicle Accident Leads to Death of Robert LindA tragic head-on crash occurred in Bedford, Massachusetts on Saturday morning.  The crash took place on the Middlesex Turnpike, near the intersection with Oak Park Drive, just a little before 9:00 am.  At that time, multiple emergency units, including the Bedford Police and Bedford Fire Department were dispatched to the scene of the collision.  Upon arrival, authorities discovered the crash involved a woman and an 85 year old man from Billerica.

Through a subsequent investigation, police were able to determine that the man was traveling south on Turnpike and the woman was traveling north in the opposite lane.  The man’s vehicle crossed over the center line suddenly and struck the woman’s vehicle head-on.  Emergency workers on scene administered treatment to both victims before transporting them to a nearby hospital.  Unfortunately, the man succumbed to his injuries.  The woman has injuries which are not believed to be life threatening.  The man’s identity has not been released pending notification of his family.  The crash investigation remains ongoing and at this time it is unclear what caused him drift into the oncoming travel lane.

Fatal Car Accidents