CORRECTION: State Police investigating fatal crash in Attleboro

CORRECTION: The location of this crash was incorrectly reported in the 2nd paragraph of the original release as “Route 495”. The location of the crash was Route 95 Northbound in Attleboro, as reported in the first paragraph. See below for original release.

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August 25, 2018 – This morning at about 3:30 a.m., State Police responded to a crash on Route 95 Northbound, south of Exit 5, in Attleboro which resulted in the death of the operator.

Preliminary investigation by Trooper Shane O’Reilly indicates that a 26-year-old Randolph man was traveling on Route 495 Northbound in a 2010 Toyota Scion when, for reasons still under investigation, his vehicle traveled off the left side of the roadway and rolled over in the median. The operator and sole occupant, who was unbelted at the time of the crash, was ejected from the vehicle. He was subsequently pronounced deceased at the scene.

The cause of this crash remains under investigation with assistance from the State Police Collision Analysis and Reconstruction Section, Crime Scene Services Section, Troop H detectives, and the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner.

State Police were assisted on scene by Attleboro Fire and EMS, and Attleboro Police.

The identity of the victim is being withheld pending family notification.

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