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Oct 27, 2016 2:36 PM

Mother, daughter trapped in car after mom falls asleep behind wheel on NH Route 155

MADBURY — A mother and daughter were trapped inside a car after the mother fell asleep behind the wheel, police said.

Theresa Gutowski, 50, was operating the vehicle when she felt ill and fell asleep. Her car went off of Route 155 near the Moharimet Elementary School and hit a tree head-on.

Her daughter was in the passenger seat during the time of the accident. Both Gutowski and her daughter were trapped in the car for up to 30 minutes, police said.

They were taken to a local hospital for non-life threatening injuries.

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