A crash on Route 95 in Boxford this afternoon resulted in a fatality.
Just after 1 p.m. today a 65-year-old Natick woman was operating her 2017 Honda CRV on Route 95 Northbound in the area of Exit 52 in Boxford. Preliminary investigation by troopers assigned to State Police-Newbury indicates that, for reasons still under investigation, the vehicle crashed into an embankment to the right side of the roadway coming to rest deep into the wood line. The operator and sole occupant of the vehicle was subsequently pronounced deceased at the scene.
This crash remains under investigation by troopers assigned to the Newbury Barracks with assistance from the State Police Collison Analysis and Reconstruction Section, Crime Scene Services Section, and the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner.
State Police were assisted on scene by Boxford Fire and EMS, Boxford Police, and MassDOT.
The identity of the victim is being withheld pending family notification.