STATE POLICE INVESTIGATING FATAL ROLLOVER CRASH IN WEBSTER

STATE POLICE INVESTIGATING FATAL ROLLOVER CRASH IN WEBSTER

At approximately 11:42 a.m. on Sunday morning, Troopers assigned to the State Police-Sturbridge Barracks responded to a crash involving a 2003 BMW 325XI that had rolled over on I-395 southbound in Webster at the 3.3-mile marker. 

When Troopers arrived on scene, they discovered that three passengers had been ejected from the vehicle. All three passengers and the driver were transported to UMass Medical.

Two of the passengers were pronounced deceased at UMass Medical, Leeha Thompson, 21 of Southbridge, and Carlos Ortiz-Pomales, 20 of Framingham. 

No other vehicles are believed to have been involved in the crash. The operator a 21-year-old Southbridge Female and the third passenger, a 20-year-old Framingham man were transported to UMass Medical with serious injuries.

The crash remains under investigation by members of Troop C of the Massachusetts State Police with assistance from State Police Collision Analysis and Reconstruction Section and State Police Crime Scene Services Section. 

There is no further information available at this time. Please do not contact the barracks directly.