Monday, 05 February 2018 13:54

Man dies in single vehicle crash Monday morning Featured

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Man dies in single vehicle crash Monday morning

LITCHFIELD - A Sabattus man was killed Monday morning when his SUV struck a tree off Route 197 in Litchfield.

Police said Michael Oliver, 67, was killed instantly in the crash that happened just after 6:30 a.m.

 

Authorities said Oliver was traveling east when his Chevy Blazer crossed the center line and slammed head on into a pine tree just off the opposite lane.

 

Police stated Oliver was alone in the vehicle and not wearing a seatbelt at the time of the accident.

 

Authorities added it does not appear that road conditions played a factor in the crash.