Woman in fatal Burrillville crash identified

Dee DeQuattro


Burrillville Police have identified a woman who was killed on July 5 in a motor vehicle accident on Broncos Highway.

37-year-old Massiel Ortiz of Providence was killed when her vehicle and another vehicle collided on Route 102 around 5:45 p.m. on Friday. Several passengers in the vehicle including a man and his 1-year-old son and Ortiz's two daughters, ages 13 and 18, survived the accident with non-life threatening injuries.

According to police Ortiz's license was suspended at the time for “failure to deposit security.”

The cause of the accident remains under investigation.

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