Foster woman killed in wrong-way crash

NORWOOD, Mass. (WPRI) — A Foster woman was killed and several people were injured in a head-on collision Friday on I-95 in Norwood, Mass.

The preliminary investigation by Massachusetts State Police revealed that a 2013 Range Rover traveling north on the highway crossed over the grass median into the southbound travel lanes and struck a 2000 Toyota Camry head on at about 4:22 p.m.

The 58-year-old woman, a passenger in the Camry, was pronounced dead at the scene, according to police.

Two other occupants of the Camry, a 62-year-old Foster man and a 28-year-old Providence man, were taken by helicopter to Boston Medical Center with serious injuries.

Police said the Range Rover also struck a 2012 Ford Edge in the crash. A 25-year-old Quincy woman and a second passenger were transported by ambulance to Norwood Hospital for treatment.

The driver of the Range Rover, a 53-year-old man from Foxboro, suffered minor injuries and was taken to Norwood Hospital. A 5-year-old boy was also in the Range Rover and taken to the hospital for evaluation.

The cause of the crash remains under investigation.

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