Single-car crash kills one, injures two in Mansfield

One person died and two others were hospitalized Saturday night after a single-car crash on Route 495 northbound near Exit 13 in Mansfield, State Police said.

Troopers responded at about 6:20 p.m. after witnesses reported that the vehicle had veered from the highway into the breakdown lane and then the tree line, State Police said in a statement.

Witnesses said car occupants had serious injuries and other motorists attempted CPR on one occupant.

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One crash victim died after being transported to a nearby hospital with a second victim, who had non-life-threatening injuries, according to the statement.

A medical helicopter transported a third victim to Brigham and Women’s Hospital with life-threatening injuries.

State Police did not release the identities of the victims, pending family notification.

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