Fatal crash on Route 105, Derby

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DERBY — A 71-year-old man from New Hampshire was killed in a single-vehicle crash in Derby on Thursday.

At around 7:00 p.m. Reginald Gray, of Brookline, NH, was traveling west on Vermont Route 105 near Cross Road when his vehicle gradually veered off of the right side of the road.

The vehicle traveled down a small embankment where it collided with a tree.

Police say Gray was the sole occupant of the vehicle and was transported to North Country Hospital.

He was pronounced deceased shortly thereafter.

The crash investigation is ongoing, however, police say it does not appear that speed was a factor at this point.

The Derby Line Fire Department and Newport Ambulance responded to the scene to assist.

B&B Towing responded to retrieve the vehicle.

A section of Route 105 was closed down as rescue workers responded.

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