Woburn Teen Dies, Another in Serious Condition After Accident
Police said one victim succumbed to her injuries at the scene in Malden last night.
A Woburn teen has been killed and another is in serious condition after a fiery crash in Malden Monday night.
Malden Police Lt. Det. Marc Gatcomb said one of two victims was killed instantly during the single-car crash on Medford St. last night, while another transported to the hospital with serious injuries.
WBZ News reports that the deceased victim was a 17-year-old from Woburn. The second victim was also reportedly from Woburn. According to reports, the second victim received serious burns after the crash.
"Upon arrival officers located a single-car accident with the vehicle fully engulfed in flames," Gatcomb wrote in an email. "Attempts to rescue a victim in the vehicle were unsuccessful.
"A second victim was located, being attended to by a homeowner and subsequently transported to the hospital with serious injuries...the matter remains under investigation."
Neither victim has been identified by police at this time.