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Vt. man killed when vehicle plunges into Connecticut River in NH

Police say a Vermont man was killed when his pickup went off Interstate 93 in New Hampshire and plunged into the Connecticut River.
Published: Jun. 21, 2022 at 3:07 PM EDT|Updated: Jun. 22, 2022 at 6:46 AM EDT
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LITTLETON, N.H. (WCAX) - Police say a Vermont man was killed when his pickup went off Interstate 93 in New Hampshire and plunged into the Connecticut River.

It happened in Littleton Tuesday shortly after 11 a.m.

New Hampshire State Police say Joshua Casey, 44, of Concord, Vermont, was headed north when he drifted into the median. His truck hit a tree and went down an embankment into the river where it became submerged.

Casey was pronounced dead at the scene.

State police said multiple police and rescue agencies helped in the recovery effort.

The investigation is still underway. Anyone with information is asked to call New Hampshire State Police at 603-846-3333.

The Connecticut River straddles the New Hampshire/Vermont line.

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