January 14, 2011 – Joseph Briere, 19, from Woburn, Massachusetts has died as a result of serious personal injuries sustained as a passenger in a SUV that rolled over on the highway. Kyle Ahearn, 19, also from Woburn, was driving the 1998 Isuzu Trooper southbound on Interstate 93 near exit 3. The other passengers in the vehicle were Shshank Samual, 20, Ethan Ahearn, 15, and Patrick Raistrick, 18, all from Woburn. The accident occurred at around 5:15 p.m. on Tuesday.
According to the New Hampshire State Police, the vehicle went off the highway to the right and then struck a guard rail. The SUV then rolled over onto the driver’s side back onto the highway.
Briere was taken by helicopter to Massachusetts General Hospital, where he was later pronounced dead. Ahearn and the other passengers were treated at the scene by Derry Fire Department personnel and later taken by ambulance to local hospitals.
The accident remains under investigation.
Source: Winchester Star