THORNTON, NH – One person was killed and another was severely injured in a single-vehicle crash on I-93 in Thornton on Saturday afternoon, according to the New Hampshire State Police.
The accident occurred on northbound I-93 at 12:52 p.m., when a 1996 Ford Explorer being driven by 56-year-old Richard Rosa, of Lowell, Mass., suffered a malfunction to its rear tire. The Explorer then went off the side of the road and crashed into a wooden median.
Richard Rosa was ejected during the crash. He was taken to Speare Memorial Hospital, where he succumbed to his injuries and was pronounced dead.
His passenger, 24-year-old Marianne Rosa, also of Lowell, was airlifted to the hospital in Lebanon with severe, life-threatening injuries.
The accident remains under investigation.
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