SHARON, Vt. (AP) — Two people died and a third person was seriously injured in a crash on Interstate 89 in Sharon, Vermont State Police said.

A vehicle crossed the grassy median and hit an oncoming car in the northbound lane on Tuesday afternoon, police said. The driver of the vehicle that was hit, Gail Parent, 60, of Northfield, was flown to Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center and later died, police said. The passenger, Victor Parent Jr., 94, of Northfield, was pronounced dead at the scene.

The driver of the other vehicle was taken to Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center with serious injuries.

This crash is under investigation and police are asking anyone who witnessed it or may have further information to contact the Vermont State Police in Royalton.

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