Below is a press release from the Middlesex Sheriff’s Office:
WILMINGTON, MA — At approximately 11:30 p.m., on Tuesday, September 13, 2022, a Wilmington Officer located a Chevy Traverse, off the road in the area of 411 Salem Street.
Investigating officers found that the vehicle was occupied by a single individual who was pronounced dead on the scene.
The operator was identified as 19 year old Mattie Fitzgerald of Malden.
The cause of the crash remains under investigation. That investigation is being conducted by the Wilmington Police Department, the Massachusetts State Police Collision Analysis & Reconstruction Section (CARS), and Middlesex District Attorney’s Office.