Richard Kane, Chief of Police
20 Court Street
Exeter, NH 03833
For Immediate Release
Friday, Feb. 5, 2016
Contact: John Guilfoil
Email: [email protected]
Exeter Police Investigating Serious Motor Vehicle Crash Involving Pedestrian
EXETER — Interim Chief William Shupe reports that the Exeter Police Department is investigating a serious motor vehicle crash that occurred this morning.
Exeter Police and Fire responded to a location on Kingston Road at 8:36 a.m. Friday for a report of a pedestrian struck by a motor vehicle.
Upon arrival, rescuers found that David Goodwin, a 33-year-old Exeter man had been struck by by a 1999 Lexus RX300.
An investigation indicates that the victim was driving his 2003 Dodge 2500 pickup truck when he lost control, slid, and struck a utility pole. While outside of his vehicle, the Lexus, driven by Jamison Kelly, a 34-year-old Exeter man, also slid off the road in nearly the same spot and struck the man.
Goodwin was taken to Portsmouth Regional Hospital with serious injuries. Kelly, the second driver, was not injured.
The crash remains under investigation by the Exeter Police Department.