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One person killed following serious crash on Route 6 in Mansfield

MANSFIELD — State Police say one person was killed after a car collided into a tree on Route 6 in Mansfield. Police say a Chevy Impala was driving westbou...

MANSFIELD -- State Police say one person was killed after a car collided into a tree on Route 6 in Mansfield.

Police say a Chevy Impala was driving westbound in the area of the Route 195 exit when the driver lost control of the car.

The car then drove off the left side of the highway and into the center median, then colliding with a tree.

The car finally came to a stop in the center median. The highway was wet at the time and there were downpours at the time of the crash.

The driver sustained only minor injuries, and was taken to Windham Hospital.

The passenger, 18-year-old Britney Wilson, was killed and pronounced dead at the scene.

The crash remains under investigation.