New Hampshire state police chased a stolen car into Massachusetts until it crashed into a utility pole and split in two.
The driver of the car suffered life-threatening injuries.
The robberies took place days apart, police said.
A judge in Lawrence District Court set $100,000 cash bail for Eric Wayne on charges including motor vehicle homicide while under the influence of alcohol in the Methuen crash.
A Lowell police officer has been charged with drunken driving in a crash early Saturday morning that killed a Lawrence man.
The National Weather Service says it appears to have been a microburst that went through several areas Thursday including Methuen.
Strong thunderstorms caused damage across northern Massachusetts Thursday afternoon.
Someone stole a young boy’s wheelchair from in front of his Methuen home.
A Methuen mother is heartbroken after her son’s wheelchair vanished from her house.
The left and middle lanes of 495 north are closed as police investigate a serious crash.