Driver taken to DHMC following single-vehicle crash in Coventry

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COVENTRY — A 48-year-old man was injured following a crash in Coventry on Friday.

The single-vehicle crash took place on Maxwell Road at around 6:00 p.m.

The driver, identified as Jason Pearson, of East Wareham, MA, was taken to the North Country Hospital, and later transported to Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center.

Police say Pearson was headed south when he lost control of his vehicle and traveled off the road.

While following up with Pearson at the hospital, police say he showed signs of impairment.

According to the report, he was processed for suspicion of DUI.

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