Wareham: Officials Release Name Of Man Killed In 195 Crash

Officials have released the name of the man killed in an early Monday morning crash in Wareham. 

Massachusetts State Police say 48-year-old Joseph Faria of Fall River was a passenger in the Nissan Titan that struck a dump truck on Route 195 East around 4:45 a.m. 

The accident caused the Nissan to travel off the roadway and crash in the woodline. 

The driver of the Nissan, identified only as a 33-year-old Fall River man, sustained minor injuries and was transported to Toby Hospital in Wareham for treatment. 

State Police say the light grey dump truck left the scene before troopers arrived. 

That truck is still being sought and State Police say it may have damage to the left rear of the truck bed, including possible black paint transfer. 

The incident remains under investigation, anyone with information is being asked to contact the State Police Barracks in Bourne at 508-759-4488 or dial 911. 

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Dan McCready is a South Shore native who’s happy to be back working in his home region. After graduating from Catholic Memorial High School, GO KNIGHTS! Dan attended Suffolk University where he graduated Magna Cum Laude with a BA in Communications. After college Dan worked as a standup comic and actor appearing in several theatrical productions, independent films, and worked as a background extra in films and TV shows including Fever Pitch, Underdog, and Brotherhood while also working as a weekend overnight DJ on Easy 99.1. Eventually Dan began covering the Boston entertainment scene for Production Live Online and, after being bit by the journalism bug, decided to further his studies at Northeastern University, where he earned his master's degree. Since that time Dan has worked across many media platforms for organizations including the Patriot Ledger, Cape Cod Broadcasting, and 1420 WBSM in New Bedford. Dan is currently residing in Milton and enjoys hanging out with friends, candlepin bowling, playing video games, and making videos for his fledgling YouTube Channel.