Claudette J. Kumor, 57, of Northborough was ejected from her car after being rear-ended on I-95 in Attleboro early on Saturday morning. Kumor lost control of her 2004 Ford Explorer when hit from behind by Samantha Lee Fletcher, 19, of Danvers, in the slow lane of traffic. The SUV is reported to have flipped over many times and Kumor was ejected from the vehicle. Authorities have confirmed that Kumor was not wearing a seatbelt and was confirmed dead when the emergency crew arrived. Her passenger, Carolyn P. Bibbo, 34, of Woonsocket, R.I., was trapped inside the wreckage and then taken to Rhode Island Hospital in Providence, R.I., for serious injuries. Fletcher was not injured in the accident.
The accident is under investigation and police are considering Fletcher’s speed as the cause of the accident. No charges have been made.
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Northborough woman killed in crash on I-95 in Attleborough this morning, The Boston Globe, February 12, 2011
Northborough woman killed in crash on I-95 in Attleboro, The Milford Daily News, February 12, 2011
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