Saturday, April 15, 2017

Brockton man, 22, killed in Route 24 crash

Brockton-Brian Charles Jr. age 22 of Brockton was tragically killed in a  single-car rollover accident about 5:20 a.m. this morning on Route 24 south before Exit 17 to Route 123 into Brockton. The gray sedan had extensive damage with its engine was thrown from the car and landed near the median barrier. 

The vehicle a 2012 Volkswagen Passat was determined by State Police to have flipped a few times and caused the engine to fall out of the car and the driver also to be thrown out the car. The investigation determined that the driver was going south and went to the left and struck the median barrier and rolled over.

The family is originally from Haiti, and Brian was a Stoughton Native and graduated from the high schools in 2013.