Aug 2, 2016 1:27 PM

Car accident in Tilton leaves 72-year-old woman dead, investigation ongoing

TILTON – One woman is dead after she was involved in a serious crash on Laconia Road near the Roadway Inn at about 4:40 p.m. Monday afternoon.

Police said 72-year-old Josephine Lepelley, of Northfield, died at the scene of the crash.

According to an initial investigation and witness statements, Lepelley’s 2003 Dodge Caravan collided with a Ford F450 pick-up truck driven by Matthew Otto, of Belmont.

Lepelley and Otto were the only two people in either vehicle.

Otto was not reported as being injured, and the investigation remains ongoing.


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