Westborough – Police Chief Alan Gordon released this statement this morning-
On 11/18/16, at approximately 9:35 PM, the Westborough Police Department responded to Otis St. near Speedway Plaza for a reported single car crash with injuries. The arriving units located a 2004 Cadillac on the west side of Otis St. facing in a northerly direction wrapped around a tree. The operator was treated by Paramedics from the Westborough Fire Department and was transported to U. Mass Medical in Worcester where he succumbed to his injuries.
The operator of the vehicle was identified as Brendan J. Haynes, age 31 of 44 Ruggles St. Westborough.
The investigation is being conducted by Off. Cliff Luce and the CEMLEC Accident Reconstruction Unit. The initial investigation shows that speed was a contributing factor in the crash.