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For Immediate Release
March 12, 2017
For more information contact:
Trooper Aaron D. Gillis
(603) 358-3333

Fatal Motor Vehicle Crash, Surry

On Sunday March 12, 2017 at 0743hrs members of the New Hampshire State Police Troop C responded to a single vehicle crash upon Rte 12-A in the town of Surry. It was determined that Jacob Matthews, Age 18, Westmoreland, NH was the operator of a 2002 Subaru Impreza that had been traveling southbound on Rte 12-A and struck a tree. As a result of the crash Matthews was transported to Cheshire Medical Center in Keene, where he was initially treated. MATTHEWS was subsequently transported to The University of Massachusetts Medical Center in Worcester, Massachusetts, where he succumbed to his injuries.

State Police were assisted on scene by Surry Fire Department and Keene Fire Department. The crash and its causation are still under investigation.

Anyone with any information is urged to contact Trooper Aaron D. Gillis of the New Hampshire State Police - Troop C at 603-358-3333.

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