Worcester, MA (July 12, 2018) – A crash with injuries is slowing the Thursday morning commute in Worcester. Just after 6:30 am a crash was reported in the eastbound travel lanes of Interstate 290, near exit 21 at Plantation Street. Two vehicles collided with one another at this location. Authorities, including police, fire and ambulance officials are on the scene of the accident. There are injuries reported from this crash, though there is no word on the severity of injuries or whether anyone has been taken to the hospital.
Heavy delays are being experienced as driver approach the accident scene. Police have asked motorists to avoid the area for at least an hour while the wreckage is cleared and the roadway is re-opened for traffic. An active investigation is ongoing into this crash. No further details are immediately available.