DARTMOUTH — A Fairhaven man has died as the result of a single-car crash in Dartmouth.

Dartmouth Police say that on Saturday, December 12 at approximately 11:13 p.m., officers and other emergency personnel responded to the area of 1210 Old Fall River Road to investigate a single-vehicle crash involving a 2002 Jeep Wrangler.

A passenger in the vehicle was pronounced dead at the scene. He is identified as Alex Paulino, 25, of Fairhaven.

Police say the operator of the Jeep, as well as another passenger, were transported to Rhode Island Hospital with serious, but non-life-threatening, injuries.

The crash is currently under investigation by members of the Massachusetts State Police Detective Unit of Bristol County, Dartmouth Police Department Investigative Services Division, and the Dartmouth Police Department Crash Reconstruction Unit.

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