Driver dies in Route 12A crash
KEENE — A driver died in a head-on crash Thursday night on Route 12A after his vehicle drifted into oncoming traffic, police said.
The collision happened about 7:40 p.m. Police are withholding the names of both drivers pending full family notification.
According to a preliminary investigation, the driver who caused the crash was heading north on Route 12A when his vehicle drifted into oncoming southbound traffic and struck the other vehicle head on. He died at the scene.
The other driver was taken to Cheshire Medical Center for treatment of non-life-threatening injuries.
Anyone with information is asked to call Sgt. Jason Short at 357-9813.