70-Year-Old Man Killed In Montague Center Crash
The crash happened around 5:30 p.m. Tuesday on Main Street near the Route 47 crossover to Route 63.
Police say the victim, a 70-year-old Warren Whitney of Montague, was traveling at a high rate of speed before he crashed into a large tree.
Whitney’s car quickly caught on fire and was completely engulfed by the time rescue crews arrived on scene.
The accident remains under investigation.