Oct 6, 2014 11:17 AM

One man dead in head on collision on Rte. 9 in Barrington, NH


BARRINGTON - A man was killed in a car accident off of Route 9 in Barrington on Monday morning.

State Police said the pickup truck was traveling eastbound on Route 9 just before 9 am when it collided with a tractor trailer unit just before the left turn to Ramsdell Lane. Police said it's still too early to tell what caused the crash, but witnesses said it looked like the pickup was attempting to make a left turn and crossed the center line.

Both the driver of the pickup truck and the tractor trailer were taken to the hospital with injuries where the pickup truck driver later died. The driver of the tractor trailer sustained minor injuries.

The accident shut down a portion of Route 9 for several hours while crews worked to clean up the road.

Stay with NH1 for more information as it becomes available.

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