On June 5, 2017 at approximately 7:37 PM, Troopers assigned to Troop C responded to the area of 481 Lower Jaffrey Road (Route 137) in the Town of Dublin for a single vehicle crash. The driver of the vehicle was identified as:
Investigation revealed that Christopher Meinsma 30 of Dublin was traveling at an excessive rate of speed and lost control of the vehicle. The vehicle crashed into a utility pole, damaging it. As a result of the crash, Meinsma suffered serious but non life threatening injuries and was transported by Peterborough Ambulance to Monadnock Community Hospital for treatment.
As a result of the investigation, Meinsma was arrested for felony level Aggravated DUI. Toxicology results are pending.
Troopers were assisted on scene by the Dublin Fire Department and Eversource. Route 137 was closed for approximatley 1 hour.
The investigation is ongoing and anyone with information regarding this case is requested to contact Trooper Thomas Byrne at (603) 223-8494.