An Andover man was killed Saturday morning when the car he was driving crashed on I-93 near Exit 45 in Andover.
The Massachusetts State Police said 51-year-old Shannon Smith was alone in his Cadillac CTS just after midnight when the vehicle went out of control and crashed into a guardrail in the northbound lanes of I-93. Smith was transported to Lawrence General Hospital where he was pronounced dead.
The left travel lane of the highway was closed for approximately 2-and-a-half hours as members of the Collision Analysis and Reconstruction Section and Crime Scene Services investigated the crash.
The Andover Fire Department and state Department of Transportation responded to the incident.