Fatal Jamaica Plain Crash Under Investigation

August 19, 2014–Massachusetts State Police are investigating a single-vehicle crash that resulted in the fatality of a West Roxbury man last night.

Preliminary investigation by Troop H indicates that shortly after 10 p.m. a 2013 Dodge Ram truck was traveling eastbound on Morton Street in Jamaica Plain when it swerved off the road and came to rest in a wooded area. The truck’s operator and sole occupant, Lawrence Mulhern, 53, was determined to be deceased at the scene.

The investigation is being conducted by Troop H of the Massachusetts State Police with the assistance of the State Police Collision Analysis and Reconstruction Section, the State Police Crime Scene Services Section, and the State Police Detective Unit for Suffolk County.

No further information is being released at this time.

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