2 killed in Mansfield highway crash

Massachusetts State Police. (WLNE)

MANSFIELD, Mass. (WLNE) — Two people were killed in a crash on the highway in Mansfield early Saturday morning.

Massachusetts State Police said the five-car crash happened just before 4 a.m. on Interstate 495 south.

State police said the driver of a gray Honda Civic, identified as a 32-year-old woman, from Dorchester, was pronounced dead at the scene.

The driver of a Volkswagen Passat, identified as a 27-year-old man, from Norton, also died at the scene, according to state police.

A 44-year-old man, from Brockton, and a 46-year-old woman, from Attleboro, were taken to Good Samaritan Hospital for minor injuries.

The fifth driver, a 19-year-old man, from Cumberland, Rhode Island, was not injured.

The crash remains under investigation.

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