A North Carolina woman was killed in a two-car crash in Ashfield on Saturday night, according to a statement from the office of Northwest District Attorney David E. Sullivan.
The crash happened around 5:30 p.m. Saturday. It happened at the intersection of Pleasant Street and Route 116. The 53-year-old woman was pronounced dead at the scene around 6:10 p.m.
The other driver involved in the accident, a 22-year-old man, was taken by ambulance to Baystate Franklin Medical Center with non-life-threatening injuries, officials said. There were no passengers in either vehicle.
The woman was driving a 2011 Toyota Rav4, The Boston Globe reported. His vehicle failed to stop at a stop sign at the end of Pleasant Street, before continuing in the opposite direction of Plainfield Road, causing a head-on collision with a 2010 Chevrolet pickup truck.
Police are continuing to investigate the cause of the crash and no further information has been released.
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