Police identify New Bedford man killed in crash

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New Bedford police at the scene of a crash, Friday, July 1, 2022. (WLNE-TV)

NEW BEDFORD, Mass. (WLNE) — Police identified a 71-year-old man who died after a crash in New Bedford Friday morning.

The two-car crash happened just after 7 a.m. at the intersection of Route 18 south and Elm Street.

Police said Robert Jorge, of New Bedford, was taken to St. Luke’s Hospital, where he later died. The second driver suffered minor injuries.

No further information was immediately released.


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