Investigation Continues Into Cruiser Accident in Claremont

A Claremont Police vehicle was involved in an accident late Sunday afternoon (Courtesy photo).

Only Minor Injuries Reported

CLAREMONT, NH--A Claremont Police vehicle was involved in a motor vehicle accident on Sunday afternoon at approximately 4:40 p.m. Officers were responding to an emergency call at Valley Regional Hospital, said Chief Mark Chase. The accident occurred in the area of Leo’s Market. Claremont Police requested that NH State Police conduct an investigation into the accident which is normal protocol for the City of Claremont Police. The operator of the Cruiser was Sgt. Justin Laffin, and the operator of the other vehicle was Dale West, age 43, of Claremont.

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There were only minor injuries in this accident, said Chase.

Any further information will be released by NH State Police, said Chase.


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