The name of a Fall River man, who lost his life in a fatal crash Sunday morning, has been released.
According to Massachusetts State Police, just before 7 a.m. on Sunday, Troopers assigned to State Police-South Boston were dispatched to 911 reports of a motor vehicle off the roadway approximately one half mile South of Exit 15 on Route 93 Southbound in Dorchester.
Upon their arrival, they discovered a 1998 Mercedes sedan that, for reasons which remain under investigation, traveled over the guardrail to the right side of the roadway. The operator, Joseph Lambright, 45, of Fall River, was located outside of the vehicle unconscious with serious injuries. No other vehicles were involved in the crash. Boston EMS responded and determined the operator to be deceased on scene.
The exact cause and circumstances of the crash remain under investigation by Troop H of the Massachusetts State Police along with the Collision Analysis Reconstruction Section, and the Crime Scene Services Section.