Matthew S. Badore, Heather Lea Badore Death – Cause of Death : 42-year-old Matthew S. Badore and 50-year-old Heather Lea Badore, both of Swanzey have passed away following Wednesday’s night car crash. The crash occurred on Wednesday, December 8, 2021, at approximately 10:20 p.m. on Route 9 close to the intersection of Whitcombs Mill Road in Keene, New Hampshire.
Preliminary investigation revealed that the Badores were in a 2014 Nissan Murano heading eastbound on Route 9, near Whitcombs Mill Road when their vehicle was crashed into by a 2017 Dodge Ram 2500 pickup driven by 36-year-old Daniel H. Wolnick, of Chesterfield. The pickup was traveling in the opposite direction when the driver lost control of the car and veered into the eastbound lane and collided with the Nissan.
Heather sustained serious injuries and died at the scene of the crash while Matthew was transported with life-threatening injuries to Cheshire Medical Center in Keene where he succumbed to his injuries a few minutes later. Wolnick who did not appear to have sustained any injuries was cited at the site of the crash.
Investigation into the cause of the crash is still ongoing. Anyone with information is asked to call the Keene police at 603-357-9820.