Teens injured when car crashes, splits in two, ignites
RINDGE, N.H. (AP) — Three teenagers suffered serious injuries in a fiery crash that split a car in two in Rindge.
State police say the car went off the road Wednesday night, struck a tree, split in two and then burst into flames.
The 17-year-old driver and a 17-year-old passenger were taken to Monadnock Community Hospital with serious injuries. A 19-year-old passenger who suffered life-threatening injuries is hospitalized in Massachusetts.
The accident remains under investigation but police believe speed was a factor.