16-year-old dies after crashing into I-95 median in New Hampshire

HAMPTON FALLS, N.H. (AP) — Police say a 16-year-old driver in New Hampshire has crashed into a median on Interstate 95 and died.

Police say he left the road just prior to the Route 84 overpass in Hampton Falls about 5:20 p.m. Monday. His van continued into the median and struck a cement bridge support.

The teen was pronounced dead at the scene. Police said he was from Durham, but did not release his name.

Several southbound lanes of the interstate were closed for a couple of hours while the crash was investigated.

In another crash, police say a 22-year-old woman died early Tuesday when her car hit a tree on Main Street in Plaistow, New Hampshire. Police were called about 1:15 a.m.


Ashley Cournoyer, of Kingston, died at the scene. Police are still investigating.


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