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Two Dead in Wrong-Way Crash on I-395



    Two Dead in Wrong-Way Crash on I-395

    State Police are investigating a suspected wrong-way crash that killed two people on Thursday night in Thompson.

    A flatbed tow truck and a car got into a head-on crash on Interstate 395 North, near exit 99, just after 8:30 p.m. 

    Investigators believe the flatbed truck was traveling north on I-395, approaching the area of Exit 99, when a Chrysler Sebring got onto I-395 North, going the wrong way and the vehicles crashed.  

    The male driver and the female passenger in the Sebring were killed and the driver of the tow-truck was not injured, according to State Police.

    Police have not released the names of the two people who died.

    The road was closed for 5 hours and traffic was detoured as State Police investigated the accident.

    Anyone who witnessed the accident is asked to contact  Troop-D at (860) 779-4900