Motorist charged with OUI following crash that injures three

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TYNGSBORO — A Groton man has been charged with operating under the influence of alcohol in connection with a crash that sent him and two other people to the hospital Tuesday night, according to police.

Tyngsboro police responded to the area of 93 Frost Road at about 6 p.m. Tuesday for a report of a two-vehicle crash, according to a news release from the department. At the scene, officers found a blue GMC Sierra and a black Honda Odyssey that had collided, with each vehicle sustaining heavy front-end damage, the release states.

Police found Ronald Hennessey, 60, of Groton, in the front seat of the Sierra, according to the release, with several empty beer cans sitting on the front and back seats of the vehicle.

Hennessey and the two occupants in the other vehicle, a 17-year-old male driver from Lowell and a 49-year-old male passenger from Dracut, were taken to Lowell General Hospital with serious injuries, the release states.

Hennessey was charged with operating under the influence of alcohol with serious bodily injury, operating under the influence, second offense, a marked lanes violation, and operating with an open container of alcohol, according to the release. He was expected to be arraigned at a later date.