(Rochester, NH) - Rochester Police have charged a Somersworth woman with several offenses after her car struck a tree Thursday morning.

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30 year old Samantha Norton of Somersworth was driving on Blackwater Road in Rochester just before 10 am and attempted to pass another vehicle when her car left the road, hitting a fence, a rock and a tree.

Norton and a passenger were taken to the hospital for treatment of minor injuries.

Rochester Police charged Norton with Operating After Suspension, Operating An Unregistered Vehicle and Reckless Operation.