UPDATE – ID of Victim in Fitchburg Tire Incident and New Request for Public’s Assistance

The victim who suffered fatal injuries yesterday when a motor vehicle rim and tire crashed through her windshield is identified as Erin Beth MacKay, 42, of Templeton. 

The investigation into the incident is ongoing.

The State Police ask that anyone who was driving on Route 2 in the area of Mount Elam Road in Fitchburg early yesterday afternoon, and who saw any part of the incident OR have a dashboard mounted camera in their vehicle, call MSP Troop C Headquarters at (508) 829-8326.