Update – MSP INVESTIGATING FATAL SINGLE CAR ROLLOVER RESULTING IN CLOSURE OF MASS PIKE REST AREA

Update – Operator Identified at 10:30 p.m.

Friday afternoon at 4:13 p.m., Troopers from the State Police-Charlton Barracks responded to a single vehicle crash on Interstate 90 eastbound in Charlton. The rollover crash resulted in the ejection of the operator.

Preliminary investigation indicates that the vehicle Danielle Wysote, 34, of Worcester was driving rolled over in the area of the Charlton rest area. She was transported to UMASS Lakeside Medical Center where she was pronounced deceased. A juvenile female passenger was also transported to UMASS Lakeside with no injuries for evaluation. No other vehicle was involved.

The entrance to the I90 eastbound Charlton rest area was closed for approximately 2 hours while the crash was investigated, traffic flow on Route 90 was not impacted. Charlton Fire and EMS assisted with the scene. The crash remains under investigation with assistance from State Police Collision Analysis Reconstruction Section, Crime Scene Services Section and the Charlton Barracks. MassDot assisted with the closure to the rest area.

No further information is available. Please do not call the barracks directly.