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BREAKING NEWS : Dracut Man Killed In Lowell Crash

May 26, 2020 01:50PM ● By Lisa Redmond

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LOWELL - A 31-year-old Dracut man was killed Monday night when the car he was driving slammed into a utility pole on Lakeview Avenue in Lowell.

Jaime Cortijo has been identified as the driver, according to Middlesex District Attorney Marian Ryan. 

Lowell police responded to a call at 9:15 p.m. for a crash on the area of Lakeview Avenue by Ottawa Street. Upon arrival police located an Infiniti coupe that had apparently struck a telephone pole.  

Cortijo, 31 of Dracut, was pronounced dead on scene.  

The preliminary investigation suggests that Cortijo was traveling eastbound on Lakeview Avenue from Dracut into Lowell at the time of the crash.

 The investigation into the cause of the crash is being conducted by the Middlesex District Attorney’s Office and Lowell Police.  Lowell Police will conduct the reconstruction of the crash

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