For Immediate Release - April 24, 2013

State Police Investigate Fatal Crash Route 28 in Somerville

This morning at approximately 4:35 a.m., Troopers assigned to the Massachusetts State Police Medford Barracks responded to a motor vehicle crash involving two vehicles at the intersection of Route 28 and Mystic Avenue in Somerville.

The facts and circumstances surrounding the chain of events that lead to the crash remain under investigation. Preliminary investigation has revealed that a 2002 Suburban and a 1995 VW Jetta were involved in the crash.

The Suburban was operated by Mark Gray, 50, of Boston. He was transported by ambulance to Lawrence Memorial Hospital with minor injuries.

The Jetta was operated by Enrique Rivera, 67, of Central Falls, Rhode Island. He was transported by ambulance to Massachusetts General Hospital where he was pronounced deceased. A passenger in the Jetta, Cathleen Torres, 49, of Pawtucket Rhode Island was transported by ambulance to Mass General Hospital with minor injuries.

The State Police Office of Media Relations will not be releasing any further information.