5 teens involved in fatal crash were Stoughton High School students

Police and fire investigators review the multi-fatal car crash on Route 106 (West St.) and Laurel Street on May 19.
Police and fire investigate a multi fatal car crash on RT 106 West St. and Laurel Street. –Matthew J. Lee / Globe staff

EAST BRIDGEWATER, Mass. (AP) — Police say they have identified teenagers killed in a Massachusetts car crash as local high school students.

The five unidentified teens, all males, were traveling in one car in East Bridgewater when it crashed into a tree shortly after 4:30 p.m. Saturday.

Police responded to the scene to find a rolled over sedan, and three victims dead.

Another teen was taken to Brockton Hospital where he was pronounced deceased.

A fifth victim is at Boston Medical Center being treated for his injuries.

In a press release from Stoughton High School, principal Juliette Muller extended her sympathies to the families of the teens and announced their attendance at the school.


The school will be open to students, faculty, and staff at noon Sunday “to come together to grieve.”

Police say the crash is an ongoing investigation.


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