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Orange man arrested in connection with fatal Athol crash

ORANGE, Mass. (WWLP) - An Orange man is facing criminal charges including manslaughter in connection with a fatal car crash on South Athol Road in Athol on May 13.

Mary Carey of the Northwestern DA’s office told 22News 28-year-old Jay Pressley was arrested Thursday for the crash that took the life of Eric Gage Sunday night.

Carey said Pressley is expected to be arraigned Friday morning in Orange District Court.

No further details were available.


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