By Staff

ANDOVER (CBS) — One person died and three others were injured after a three-car crash on I-93 southbound early Sunday morning. The crash took place north of exit 40 in Andover.

State Police responded to the crash just past 2 a.m. Officials say a 52-year-old man from Lawrence was traveling southbound when he hit another car driven by a 32-year-old woman from Malden.

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The collision made the Malden woman’s car go off to right side of the road and into a tree line while the Lawrence man’s car was disabled in the middle travel lane, according to a preliminary investigation.

The Lawrence man’s car was then hit by a 64-year-old man from Manchester, New Hampshire.

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The Manchester man was pronounced dead at the scene while the Malden woman was taken to Lawrence General Hospital with serious injuries. There were two passengers in her car — a 28-year-old woman and a 45-year-old woman — were also taken to the hospital with minor injuries.

As of early Sunday afternoon, police have not released the name of the deceased driver.

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The crash remains under investigation by the Massachusetts State Police. Staff