A 23-year-old man was killed in a two-car crash on Dorchester Ave after his vehicle crossed a roadway median and struck a car traveling in the opposite direction, police said.
The accident happened on Dorchester Ave near the Doherty-Gibson Playground, police said. The 23-year-old driver of the 2005 Honda Accord lost control as he was headed south. Police said he left the roadway and hit a 2016 Lexus GX460. The Lexus had 4 occupants and was traveling northbound
Police stated that the three occupants of the car that was struck were taken to the hospital with severe injuries. The injuries were reported to be non-life-threatening. Police said that the driver of the Lexus suffered traumatic injuries. He was reportedly immobile upon emergency responders’ arrival. The police department has not yet identified the man who died.
According to the police, the driver of the Honda died on arrival at the hospital where all of the victims were taken. The occupants of Lexus sustained head, hip and back injuries, police added.
Police are still investigating the incident.
Dr. Brian Elias, from The Accident and Injury Team, comments on this crash. “It was very unfortunate that there was a fatality in the incident. We hope that all of the injured people involved in this accident have a speedy recovery from this crash. Sometimes we sustain injuries without even knowing it. The neck and back are very delicate areas of the human body and we have to pay attention to any pain that we feel in them. If you feel any pain no matter how slight please seek professional help, do not let it get worse before you do something about it. We are here to help.”
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