TYNGSBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — A New Hampshire man is facing charges after allegedly fleeing the scene of a car crash in Massachusetts.

Tyngsborough Police Chief Richard Howe said officers responded to a severe single-vehicle crash on Pawtucket Boulevard just before 11 a.m. Sunday.

The car apparently struck a guardrail.

Officers were unable to locate the driver. They found a large amount of blood in the vehicle and a break in the windshield consistent with a head strike.

The Sun of Lowell (http://bit.ly/1dgRu58 ) reports that a police dog found the driver about an hour later hiding in the nearby woods.

Police say 33-year-old Paul Strong, of Nashua, N.H., was transported to Lowell General Hospital for treatment of a non-life-threatening head laceration. He is charged with leaving the scene of an accident involving property damage.

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Information from: The (Lowell, Mass.) Sun, http://www.lowellsun.com