Crash alert: Speed a possible factor in tractor-trailer rollover crash on Rt. 9

SULLIVAN, NH – Authorities believe that speeding may have been a factor in a tractor-trailer collision that occurred Thursday night on Route 9 in Sullivan.

According to information from the New Hampshire State Police, the crash happened on westbound Rt. 9 near Valley Road at about 7:45 p.m., as 31-year-old Hamlet R. Dubois, of Watertown, New York, was driving a tractor-trailer that was hauling a load of salvage vehicles. He was unable to properly negotiate a curve in the roadway, and the truck overturned onto its side.

Speeding may have been a factor in the collision.

No other vehicles were reported in the crash.

Nobody was reported as injured in the collision.

The accident remains under investigation.

Accidents involving tractor-trailers or other commercial vehicles are often more dangerous than those involving smaller passenger cars, simply due to the large size of the automobiles involved. If you or a loved one have been hurt in a truck accident, contact the Kenison Law Office today to speak with a New Hampshire truck accident lawyer. Your first consultation is absolutely free. Call today at 603-471-3550.

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