Five people were injured in a Sunday afternoon accident on John Stark Hwy in Newport. Newport Police say Brittany Tubman 26 of Allentown NH was traveling west on John Stark Highway when she crossed the centerline and struck two motorcycles traveling east about 3:30 pm on the John Stark Hwy near Unity Road. The motorcycles were operated by John Browne 47 of Pembroke, NH and David Goupil 47 of Manchester, NH both had passengers Christina Browne 47 of Pembroke and Susanne Fournier 43of Bow, NH respectively.
Newport Fire Chief Wayne Conroy said there multiple people sustained serious injuries.
The collision is currently under investigation by the Newport Police Department Accident Reconstruction Team.
The westbound and eastbound lanes of John Stark Highway also known as Routes 11 & 103 was closed for approximately 2 and a half hours.