A Somersworth man died in a head-on crash with a pickup on the border of Wells and North Berwick on Wednesday afternoon.

North Berwick police said a 2019 Chevrolet Trax driven by Christopher Sousa, 39, drifted across the centerline of State Route 9 around 4:35 p.m. and hit a black 2020 Dodge Ram driven by James Hasty, 37, of Berwick. Sousa was pronounced dead at the scene, according to police.

Hasty was taken to Wentworth-Douglass Hospital in Dover for treatment of non-life threatening injuries.

The crash remains under investigation.

Contact reporter Dan Alexander at Dan.Alexander@townsquaremedia.com or via Twitter @DanAlexanderNH

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