WINDHAM, N.H. (CBS) — Two people from Lawrence died after their car veered off Interstate 93 south in New Hampshire and crashed early Monday morning. It happened around 5 a.m. near Exit 3 in Windham.
New Hampshire State Police identified the victims as 23-year-old Lesley Martinez Velazquez and 31-year-old Sasha Peralta.READ MORE: Coronavirus In Massachusetts: Today's Developments
Their 2017 Jeep Grand Cherokee crossed the highway and crashed through a guardrail. The car rolled down an embankment and came to a stop 100 yards off the road. Both victims were ejected and killed.READ MORE: Plainville Firefighter In Coma After Contracting COVID-19
According to police, speed and alcohol appear to be factors, but the crash is still under investigation.
Anyone who saw the crash is asked to call Trooper Edward Perciballi at 603-223-6172 or email Edward.M.Perciballi@dos.nh.gov.MORE NEWS: How To Get An Appointment When COVID Vaccines Open For Mass. Residents 16+
A GoFundMe page has been set up to help cover funeral costs for Peralta.