State Police Investigating Serious Crash in Revere

Massachusetts State Police Media Release – 10242016 – State Police Investigating Serious Crash in Revere

Today at about 7:45 p.m., a single-vehicle crash on Route 145 in Revere resulted in the serious injury of a passenger.

Preliminary investigation by Trooper Chad Doucette indicates that a 17-year-old man was traveling on Route 145 westbound in the area of Hillside Avenue when he lost control, for reasons still under investigation, of the GMC Envoy he was driving. This resulted in the Envoy rolling over. The operator and two passengers were transported to Massachusetts General Hospital with one passenger in serious condition. The last update that State Police received had that passenger now in stable condition at Massachusetts General Hospital. The 17-year-old male driver and passenger are reported as having minor injuries. Two other passengers were not transported.

The cause of this crash remains under investigation with assistance from the State Police Collision Analysis and Reconstruction Section, the State Police Crime Scene Services Section, and the Suffolk Detectives. State Police were assisted on scene by Revere Police, Fire and EMS.

The State Police do not release the names of victims of crashes with non-fatal injuries unless they face charges. The investigation into whether charges are warranted against the driver is ongoing.

There is no further information available at this time. Please do not contact the barracks for media inquiries.