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For Immediate Release
March 14, 2017
For more information contact:
Staff Sergeant James R. Fogarty
(603) 323-3333

Fatal Motor Vehicle Accident, Gilford

On Tuesday, March 14, 2017, at approximately 0700 a.m., the Gilford Police Department and Troopers from the New Hampshire State Police, Troop E barracks in Tamworth responded to a report of a motor vehicle accident on Cherry Valley Road (Route 11A) at the intersection of Rocky Road in the Town of Gilford

Upon arrival, it was discovered that a 16 year-old female, of Gilford, NH, had been operating a sedan on Cherry Valley Road when she lost control on the snowy roadway. The teen's vehicle left the roadway, striking a tree. She was transported to Lakes Region General Hospital where she was pronounced deceased.

The identity of the deceased is being withheld at this time pending the notification of her family.

The State Police and Gilford Police were assisted at the scene by the Gilford Fire Rescue Department.

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