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Bresett Fatal 2018
Antrim Police Department
Press Release

        On April 16, 2018 at approximately 1145hrs the Antrim Police Department along with the Antrim Fire and Ambulance units responded to a single vehicle collision on NH Route 202 in the area of Contoocook Valley Ave in Antrim. A 2007 Subaru was headed north toward Hillsborough and for an unknown reason, gradually veered right, off the roadway and into a large tree.  The vehicle suffered extensive crush contact damage the front right area of the vehicle and was later removed from the scene by Mike’s Towing. There were no other vehicles involved and there were no passengers.

        The driver, a 79 year old Male from Washington, NH (Norman Bresett) was pronounced dead at the Monadnock Hospital ER following lifesaving efforts on scene and throughout transport.   

        The accident remains under investigation by Chief Scott Lester. Assistance was rendered by other motorist as well as the Hillsborough and Bennington Police Departments.  Although the accident remains under investigation, it does appear that cardiac health may have been a factor, yet no determination has been made at this time.  

Chief Scott Lester
Antrim Police Department

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