MERRIMACK, NH – A driver was seriously injured after colliding with a tree on the Everett Turnpike in Merrimack yesterday morning, according to the New Hampshire State Police.
The operator had to be extracted from the vehicle by the troopers on scene. #Troopers and concerned citizens that stopped helped keep the operator stable until paramedics arrived. #teamwork pic.twitter.com/2h69SumEq8
— New Hampshire State Police (@NH_StatePolice) March 28, 2021
The accident happened on the Everett Turnpike, near the Bedford Toll area, at 10:15 a.m., when the 58-year-old driver of an Infiniti sedan, Stephen Deschamps, was reportedly traveling at a high speed while changing lanes.
Deschamps, a resident of Candia, lost control of the vehicle, and it went off the side of the roadway. It collided with a tree, then came to a stop.
Deschamps was taken to the hospital with severe injuries.
Authorities gave him a warning for traveling at an unreasonable speed, which they determined to be the major contributing factor in the crash.
The accident remains under investigation at this time.
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