BERNARDSTON, Mass. (WGGB) — A young woman died in a single motor vehicle crash in Bernardston early this morning and police are asking for the public’s help in determining what happened.
24-year-old, Malerie Kidder who’s from Bernardston, was driving a Mazda sedan on South Street near the intersection with Depot Street. The Northwestern District Attorney’s Office says investigators believe she had been traveling in a northerly direction when her vehicle “crossed the yellow line and crashed into a utility pole on the east side of the road.”
DA Representative, Mary Carey says that Malerie was transported to Baystate Franklin Hospital shortly after 7:00 a.m. where she was pronounced dead.
The crash is under investigation by the local police and fire personnel in Bernardston as well as the State Police.
If you may have witnessed the crash please call the Bernardston Police Department at 413-648-9208.