2 Die in Collision That Closed NH Road for 6 Hours
LITTLETON — Two people are dead after an early morning crash that closed a road for six hours.
At 3:59 a.m. Monday, Littleton police responded to a collision on Route 18.
An investigation determined that a 2004 Mitsubishi Outlander being driven by Doresa Harrell, 60, of Georgia, had been turning around in the roadway when a 1999 Audi A4 being driven by 23-year-old Richard Maker, of Littleton, struck the SUV.
Brodie Leavitt, 19, of Littleton, a front-seat passenger in the Audi, died on scene.
Everyone else, including a juvenile passenger in the Audi and a passenger in the Outlander, had serious injuries and were taken to Littleton General Healthcare.
Harrell died at the hospital, and the others were taken to Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center for further treatment.
The New Hampshire State Police Collision Analysis and Reconstruction Unit responded to the scene to investigate and Route 18 was closed for approximately six hours.