Dec 2, 2015 4:32 PM
1 dead after car crashes, catches on fire in Derry
DERRY - Early Wednesday morning Derry police responded to a fatal car crash reported on Lane Road.
Investigators said the car was traveling at a high speed when it ran off the road and hit a tree. After it glanced off the tree, it landed on a stone wall, where it caught fire.
Derry police and the Derry fire department extinguished the fire, and it was immediately apparent that the driver was dead.
The crash is still under investigation.
The identity of the driver is being withheld pending notification of family members.