Charlestown Motor Vehicle Crash Claims the Life Of One

On Tuesday, April 14, 2009, at approximately 7:11pm, Officers assigned to Area A-15 (Charlestown), responded to the area of Rutherford Avenue for a report of a motor vehicle accident.Upon arrival, Officers located a single car accident, underneath the Rutherford Avenue underpass. The operator of the vehicle, 28 year-old black male, was ejected from the vehicle and pronounced on-scene. Preliminary information suggests speed may have been a factor leading to the accident. The Boston Police Homicide Unit and the Accident Reconstruction Team responded to the scene and is investigating.