Marine veteran killed in crash after visiting wife and newborn daughter

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A Marine veteran who was returning from visiting his wife and newborn at the hospital was one of two people who died in a head-on car crash on Cape Cod, police said.

Barnstable Police responded to reports of a head-on collision along Route 28 shortly after midnight on Saturday.

Officials said 32-year-old Kevin Quinn, of Mashpee, was traveling west when his GMC SUV crashed into a Toyota sedan that was headed in the opposite direction. The driver of the other vehicle, Mickey Rivera, 22, of Fall River, was killed after his car split in two and caught fire, Boston 25 reported.

Officials said Quinn was pinned inside his car and had to be extradited with the Jaws of Life. He was transported to South Shore Hospital, where he was later pronounced dead, Boston 25 reported.

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