Two tragic stories out of New Hampshire and Vermont. First, a man was found dead Thursday night on Route 4 in Enfield, NH when two bicyclists found a dead body on the side of the road. Police say that the bikers were on their way home when they found the body of a man who appeared to be in his 50’s. The cause of death is unknown at this time and an autopsy will be conducted to determine the exact cause of death. The man was identified and police are withholding the identity until family members are notified. No foul play is expected at this time although he was known for having medical issues.
Over in Springfield, Vermont, police say that one man is dead and a female is seriously injured after being hit by a vehicle Thursday night, driven by 21-year old James Ribeiro. The incident occurred on River Street around 10:00 PM and the male was pronounced dead on scene once authorities arrived. Meanwhile, the female was transported to Springfield Hospital and then to DHMC for treatment. If you witnessed the crash or have information regarding it, you are urged to contact Springfield Police at 802-885-2113.