January 11. 2014 5:03PM

Surry man died in Keene collision Thursday night

Union Leader Correspondent

KEENE - The driver who veered into oncoming traffic and was killed in a crash on Route 12A Thursday night has been identified as a Surry man, police said Saturday.

Glenn M. Fassett, 37, of Surry was driving a 2009 Nissan Versa south on Route around 7:4 0 p.m. Thursday when the Nissan crossed the center line and struck a northbound 1993 Ford Explorer, driven by Kaanan H. Kain, 24, of Alstead.

Fassett died at the scene. Kain was taken to Cheshire Medical Center for treatment of injuries police described as not life-threatening. There were no passengers in either vehicle.

The case remains under investigation by Keene police's Collision Analysis Team. Witnesses or anyone with information about the crash are asked to call Sgt. Jason Short at 603-357-9813. Information also can be left anonymously at http://www.ci.keene.nh.us/departments/police/anonymous-crime-tips.