UPDATE: State Police investigating fatal crash in Hopkinton

UPDATE: The man who died following a crash on Route 495 in Hopkinton this morning has been identified as Ethan Huckins, 23, of Medway. The cause of the crash remains under investigation. Please see below for original release.

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State Police investigating fatal crash in Hopkinton

March 11, 2019

A rollover crash on Route 495 in Hopkinton this morning resulted in the death of a 23-year-old Medway man.

Preliminary investigation by Trooper Patrick Bosworth indicates that at about 5:30 a.m., a 23-year-old Medway man was traveling on Route 495 Northbound, just prior to Exit 21, in Hopkinton in a 2006 Honda Civic.  For reasons still under investigation, the man lost control of his vehicle causing it to rollover and crash in the median, coming to rest upside down and submerged in water.  The operator and sole occupant was extricated from the vehicle by Hopkinton and Milford Fire personnel.  Hopkinton EMS began resuscitation efforts on scene and transported the man to Milford Regional Hospital where he was subsequently pronounced deceased.

The cause of this crash remains under investigation with assistance from the State Police Collision Analysis and Reconstruction Section and Crime Scene Services Section. 

State Police were assisted on scene by Hopkinton and Milford Fire and EMS and Hopkinton Police.

The identity of the victim is being withheld pending family notification.

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