Police say Scott Roystan, 50, came upon slowed traffic while heading southbound on Interstate 93. Unable to stop his pickup truck, Roystan crashed into several cars, sending one car rolling over into the median.
Cynthia Perkins, 62, the driver of the car, died at the scene of the accident.
According to WMUR, ambulances arrived at the scene but it is unknown whether anyone in the other vehicles involved in the crash received treatment for injuries.
The New Hampshire State Police says the crash is still under investigation, but impaired driving doesn’t seem to be the cause of the accident, reports WMUR.
In 2015, there were 35,092 fatalities on United States roadways. Here is more information about motor vehicle traffic crashes provided by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA).