Crash Video Files: Greenwich, Connecticut: Westover School Grad and University Of Massachusetts At Amherst College Student, Meghan Beebe, Killed In Pedestrian Accident On William Street

A college student has been killed in a pedestrian accident. The person who hit her left the scene, making this a hit-and-run criminal investigation. The driver has not been identified, but police believe he or she was driving a Pontiac G6. The color is believed to be cranberry or dark red, and the year of manufacture is believed to be between 2005 and 2010. The vehicle might be set low to the ground and have tinted windows.

Date: Saturday, December 28, 2013

Time: In the early morning hours

City / County / State: Greenwich, Connecticut

Address: William Street

Victims Killed:

1. Meghan Beebe was 21 and from Middlebury, Connecticut. She graduated from Middlebury’s Westover School and then went on to become a college student at the University of Massachusetts at Amherst. According to Rep-Am.com, Beebe was about to graduate because she had met all requirements.

Victims Injured:

none

Cause:

Beebe was struck in a parking lot. Based on what witnesses said, they believe that the driver accidentally hit Meghan, stopped briefly, and then left the scene.

Criminal Charges?

Charges of hit and run are quite likely if the driver is found. Other charges, such as manslaughter, will depend on how the accident occurred, whether the driver had been drinking, and other facts we are not aware of at this time.

Sources:

New Haven Register

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Crash Video Files: Brookfield, Massachusetts: Jonathan Bemis Killed In Car Accident At Rice Corner Cross Road and Lake Road

One man was killed in this car crash. He was driving the car, but there are few other details at this time about what happened.

Date: Saturday, December 28, 2013

Time: In the early morning hours

City / County / State: Brookfield, Massachusetts

Address: Rice Corner Cross Road and Lake Road

Victims Killed:

1. Jonathan Bemis was 27 years old and lived in Brookfield.

Victims Injured:

none

Cause:

The police are still trying to determine what caused this crash. They apparently weren’t even sure whether another vehicle was involved. However, they did say that Bemis was apparently driving with no passengers.

Criminal Charges?

There are no charges at this time.

Sources:

Lowell Sun

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Crash Video Files: Williamstown, Massachusetts: Arlene Campoli Killed In 2-Vehicle Accident On Route 7; Jill Greene and Helen And John Munzer Injured

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Crash Video Files: Williamstown, Massachusetts: Arlene Campoli Killed In 2-Vehicle Accident On Route 7; Jill Greene and Helen And John Munzer Injured

There were two people each in this two-car crash. Both female drivers were injured. A female passenger was killed, and a male passenger was injured.

Date: Thursday, December 26, 2013

Time: About 10:20 in the morning

City / County / State: Williamstown, Massachusetts

Address: Route 7

Victims Killed:

1. Arlene Campoli was 72 years old and from Pittsfield, Massachusetts. She lived on Cole Avenue.

Victims Injured:

1. Jill Greene is 53 and from Cherry Street, in Pittsfield. She was said to be in critical condition.

2. Helen Munzer is 73. She and John Munzer are from Brookline, Massachusetts. They were both said to be in stable condition.

3. John Munzer is 70.

Cause:

Police say it appears as if Greene’s Elantra veered into the path of the Munzer couple’s Buick Lucerne. They believe that snowy road conditions played a part in this accident.

Criminal Charges?

There are no charges at this time.

Sources:

Berkshire Eagle

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Crash Video Files: Waltham, Massachusetts: Edward Fredericks Killed In 1-Vehicle Accident On Interstate 95

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Crash Video Files: Waltham, Massachusetts: Edward Fredericks Killed In 1-Vehicle Accident On Interstate 95

One man was killed in this one-vehicle crash. There were no passengers.

Cause:

Police believe that the victim had some kind of medical emergency before the accident. He then crashed into a barrier serving as a median on the highway. The report was not clear as to the type of medical condition or why police think this occurred.

Date: Friday, December 20, 2013

Time: exact time was not posted

City / County / State: Waltham, Massachusetts

Address: Interstate 95

Victims Killed:

1. Edward Fredericks was 77 years old and lived in Waltham.

Victims Injured:

none

Sources:

WWLP

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Crash Video Files: Arlington, Massachusetts: Pedestrian Elba Ortiz-Delgado Killed When Struck By Paul F. Giragosian At Massachusetts Avenue And Orvis Road

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Crash Video Files: Arlington, Massachusetts: Pedestrian Elba Ortiz-Delgado Killed When Struck By Paul F. Giragosian At Massachusetts Avenue And Orvis Road

One woman was killed in this pedestrian accident. The man who hit her has been charged with driving without a license and failure to yield the right of way to a pedestrian. Based on that charge, police apparently believe that the man struck the victim when she was in a crosswalk and had the right of way.

Date: Thursday, December 19, 2013

Time: Around 10 at night

City / County / State: Arlington, Massachusetts

Address: Intersection of Massachusetts Avenue and Orvis Road

Victims Killed:

1. Elba Ortiz-Delgado was 77 years old and lived in Boston, Massachusetts.

Victims Injured:

none

Vehicle Driver:

Paul F. Giragosian is 67 and from Arlington, Massachusetts. This is the man who was charged.

Sources:

MyFOXBoston.com

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Crash Video Files: Easthampton, Hampshire County, Massachusetts: Charles Hoffman And Mauricio Velasquez’s 3-Year-Old Daughter Killed In Car Accident; Velasquez Arrested And Charged With Drunk Driving And Homicide

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Crash Video Files: Easthampton, Hampshire County, Massachusetts: Charles Hoffman And Mauricio Velasquez’s 3-Year-Old Daughter Killed In Car Accident; Velasquez Arrested And Charged With Drunk Driving And Homicide

One man and one little girl were killed in this two-vehicle crash. 3 were injured, including a suspect who has been arrested and charged.

Date: Saturday, December 7, 2013

Time: In the afternoon hours

City / County / State: Easthampton, Hampshire County, Massachusetts

Address: not listed in report

Victims Killed:

1. Charles Hoffman was 71 and lived in Easthampton.

2. Suspect Mauricio Velasquez’s 3-year-old daughter was killed. He was listed as living in Springfield, Massachusetts.

Victims Injured:

Velasquez, his second passenger, and Hoffman’s passenger were injured. The unidentified victims sustained serious injuries.

Cause:

Police say Velasquez crossed the center line, causing a collision with Hoffman’s vehicle.

Criminal Charges?

Mauricio is charged with drink driving, motor vehicle homicide, and related charges. Evidence strongly proving intoxication was not yet available, as toxicology tests take some time to process.

Sources:

The Berkshire Eagle

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Crash Video Files: Springfield, Massachusetts: Janet E. Carpluk Killed In Pedestrian Accident On Allen Street

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Crash Video Files: Springfield, Massachusetts: Janet E. Carpluk Killed In Pedestrian Accident On Allen Street

One woman was struck and killed in this pedestrian accident. It happened in Springfield, Massachusetts, on Allen Street (near Bicentennial Highway). The date was Sunday, December 1, 2013. The time was about 12:30 in the afternoon.

The victim is Janet E. Carpluk. She was 57 years old and lived in Wilbraham, Massachusetts.

The driver of the car who hit Carpluk was not identified. She is 39 and from Springfield.

Cause:

Not much is clear about this accident. But one thing that was reported is that Carpluk was not crossing in a crosswalk.

Criminal Charges?

The driver stopped at the scene and has not been charged.

Sources:

MassLive.com

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Crash Video Files: Richmond, Massachusetts: Amy Cavanaugh Killed In 1-Vehicle Accident On Canaan Road

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Crash Video Files: Richmond, Massachusetts: Amy Cavanaugh Killed In 1-Vehicle Accident On Canaan Road

A woman has been killed in a one-vehicle crash in Richmond, Massachusetts. She was the driver and had no passengers. This accident was in the area of 151 Canaan Road. The accident was reported a little after midnight, on Sunday, December 1, 2013.

Victim:

Amy Cavanaugh was 36 years old and lived in Pittsfield, Massachusetts.

Cause:

Cavanaugh was driving a Jeep Cherokee. She lost control, and the vehicle rolled over. The CBS report linked to below did not state whether Amy was wearing a seat belt. However, exactly what caused this to happen is not clear. Authorities are doing an accident reconstruction to aid in determining the cause.

Sources:

CBS Boston

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Crash Video Files: Shrewsbury, Worcester County, Massachusetts: Lindsey Demoranville Killed In 2-Car Accident On Route 140

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Crash Video Files: Shrewsbury, Worcester County, Massachusetts: Lindsey Demoranville Killed In 2-Car Accident On Route 140

One young woman was killed in this two-vehicle accident. Lindsey Demoranville was 22 years old and lived Grafton, Massachusetts. The driver of the other vehicle was a 33-year-old woman from Worcester, MA. She was injured but was expected to survive.

This accident was in Shrewsbury, Worcester County, Massachusetts. It happened on Wednesday, November 27, 2013, at between about 7:45 and 8 at night. It has been a bad holiday week for accidents in Shrewsbury, as Jonathan C. Ball was also killed just one day before this incident.

Cause:

It is not clear whether anyone was at fault in this crash. The article merely states that Demoranville collided with the Worcester woman’s vehicle on Route 140.

Criminal Charges?

The surviving motorist has not been charged.

Sources:

Metro West Daily News

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Crash Video Files: Springfield, Massachusetts: Police Cadet Max Moran Killed In Thanksgiving Accident At Parker Street and Ellendale Circle

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Crash Video Files: Springfield, Massachusetts: Police Cadet Max Moran Killed In Thanksgiving Accident At Parker Street and Ellendale Circle

A local police cadet was killed in this Springfield, Massachusetts crash. It involved only one vehicle and the young man who died. Max Moran was 23 years old. He is the son of Ricky Moran, a Springfield police sergeant.

This accident happened at the intersection of Parker Street and Ellendale Circle. It was on Thanksgiving, November 28, 2013. The time was about 4 in the morning.

Cause:

For some reason, Moran lost control and hit a fire hydrant and curb. The vehicle went up on its side and came to rest in the area of a telephone pole and a tree. Stories on this crash did not specify whether Moran was wearing a seat belt.

Sources:

MassLive.com

Boston Herald

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