3 die in wrong-way crash in Sturbridge, Mass

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STURBRIDGE, Mass. (AP) — Three people were killed in a wrong-way crash involving two vehicles on eastbound Interstate 84, Massachusetts State Police said.

One driver was traveling west on the eastbound side of the highway in Sturbridge at about 6 p.m. Saturday. Police received a report of the wrong-way driver and headed to the area. The collision happened several minutes later.

Police identified the operator of the wrong-way vehicle as Deyja Jackson, 40, of Worcester. the other vehicle was being driven by Irene Karam, 83, of Manchester N.H. with passenger Patricia Knauer, 62, of Deland, Fla.

Lifesaving efforts were attempted by police. The deaths included one person in one vehicle and two people in the other, police said.

Further information was not immediately available.

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