PLAINVILLE, Mass. (WPRI) — Officials have identified the victim killed in a wrong-way crash on early Thursday morning.
James Keating, 22, from Norton, was driving northbound on the southbound side of I-495 when he collided with an oncoming car near exits 13 and 14.
Police said they received reports of a wrong-way driver at about 2 a.m. By the time troopers arrived at the scene, the wrong-way driver had already crashed.
The identity of the second driver, a 21-year-old Barnstable woman who suffered serious injuries, will not be released, according to police.
The cause of the crash remains under investigation.