Barre woman killed in ATV crash

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WASHINGTON — A 22-year-old woman from Barre was killed and two others were injured during an ATV accident in Washington early this morning.

The crash took place on East Orange Road at around 3:06 a.m.

Police identified the driver as Samantha Eastman, of St. Johnsbury.

Olivia Reed, 22, of Barre, was pronounced dead at the scene by Barre City Emergency Medical Services.

Charlie Jobin, 28, of Groton, and Eastman were both injured during the crash.

Witnesses told police that the ATVs were heard driving up and down the roads well into the early hours of the morning at high rates of speed.

Police say as the vehicle lost control it ended up rolling, ejecting both passengers and pinning one under the vehicle.

East Orange Road was shut down until the investigation was complete, and traffic was opened back up at around 8:00 a.m.