Man injured in car crash

A man was seriously injured Thursday night when he lost control of his Porsche 911 on a curve in Merrimack, police said.

Michael Berube, 47, of 48 Dahl Road in Merrimack, was extricated from the car by Merrimack firefighters and taken to St. Joseph Hospital in Nashua for treatment.

Police said in a statement that they found Berube’s sports car in the woods in front of 9 Peaslee Road at about 10:30 p.m. A witness said the car was traveling west on Peaslee Road when it veered off the road.

The cause of the crash is under investigation.