State Police Investigate Fatal Crash in Sharon

Massachusetts State Police Media Release—07132018—State Police Investigate Fatal Crash in Sharon

This morning, at approximately 3:10 a.m., Massachusetts State Troopers responded to reports of a single vehicle crash on Route 95 South near Exit 8 in Sharon that resulted in a fatality.

Preliminary investigation by Trooper Scott Ryans indicates, a 2010 Toyota Corolla driven by Stephanie Boaventura, 22, of Milford, for reasons still under investigation, traveled into the median.  While the driver was attempting to reenter the roadway the vehicle struck the guardrail on the driver side. Ms Boaventura was seriously injured and transported by Sharon EMS to Sturdy Memorial Hospital, where she was pronounced deceased.

Two lanes of Route 95 southbound were closed for approximately four hours.

The crash remains under investigation Troop H, with assistance from the State Police Crime Scene Services Section, State Police Collision Analysis Reconstruction Section, and State Police Detective Unit for Norfolk County. Troopers were assisted on-scene by Sharon Police, Fire and EMS.

No further information is currently available.  Please do not contact the barracks directly.