Names Of Those Involved In Deadly Ossipee Accident Released

Photo courtesy of Ossipee Police

Ossipee, NH – There was a Fatal car accident in Ossipee this weekend.

According to Ossipee police 20-year-old Logan Tyler Dunn of Wakefield Mass, was headed southbound on Route 16 near the intersection of Route 171, when he failed to negotiate a turn. Authorities say his 2015 Jeep Grand Cherokee left the road, struck several trees, and overturned.

Dunn was extricated, and flown by D.H.A.R.T. to Maine Medical Center in Portland where he is listed as in critical condition. The passenger 18-year-old Danielle Benedetto, also of Wakefield Mass, was pronounced dead at the scene.

A passerby discovered the vehicle at 5:19am Friday, however, the exact time of the accident has yet to be determined. Speed and alcohol are possible factors in the accident, however the accident remains under investigation. Anyone with information is requested to call the Ossipee Police Department at 603-539-2011.

The Center Ossipee Fire Department, Care Plus Ambulance, NH State Police and Wakefield Police department assisted.