Articles Tagged with Massachusetts State Police

download-4-4Huntington, MA (July 12, 2018) – A serious crash on Route 112 in Huntington left two people injured Wednesday evening.  Just before 8:00 pm, a pickup truck was traveling on 112, near mile marker 6 when the driver lost control.  The car left the roadway, went through a guardrail, and crashed into a set of trees.  Massachusetts State Police responded to the crash.

State Police Sgt. Paul Sullivan said that the driver was pinned in the vehicle and that his passenger, a woman, also suffered injuries in the crash.  Both the male driver and female passenger were extricated from the truck and rushed to a local hospital with undisclosed injuries. There is no word on the extent or severity of their injuries at this time.

The Massachusetts State Police are working with an accident reconstruction team in order to determine what may have caused the crash.  There is no further information available at this time.

Accident at Exit 22 in WorcesterHatfield, MA (July 12, 2018) – A three vehicle crash in Hatfield, Massachusetts was reported to police on Wednesday afternoon.  The call came in around 4:05 pm concerning three cars involved in a wreck on northbound Interstate 91, near the Chestnut Street overpass.

Massachusetts State Police responded to the accident call.  Multiple ambulances were dispatched to the scene upon reports of injuries suffered in the crash.  Several people were transported to area hospitals with unknown injuries.  Traffic was slowed for at least two miles coming from the site of the accident in the northbound lanes.  The southbound side also experienced issues due to onlooker delays.

Massachusetts State Police are still investigating and have released no further details regarding the accident as of Thursday morning.

download-3-1Hatfield, MA (July 7, 2018) – A Massachusetts State Trooper suffered injuries after crashing his cruiser early this morning on Route 91 in Hatfield.  The Trooper was responding to a call for a disabled motor vehicle  at approximately 1:30 a.m. when a deer darted in front of his police vehicle.  The Trooper swerved to avoid the deer, but struck a guardrail instead.  His vehicle then went over the side of the guardrail before coming to rest.

After the crash, the Trooper’s car became engulfed in flames.  A second Trooper was luckily in the area and was able to pull the Trooper out before the accident became catastrophic. Hatfield and Northampton Firefighters responded to extinguish the car fire and provided medical aid along with EMS.

The injured Trooper, whose name has not been released, was transported to Cooley Dickinson Hospital in Northampton and was later transferred to Bay State Medical Center for further treatment.  He has since been released from the hospital as of Saturday morning.

Hit-and-Run on Brattle StreetFreetown, MA (June 30, 2018) – An accident over the weekend in Freetown, Massachusetts caused multiple people to be hospitalized for injuries.  Massachusetts State Police responded to Interstate 40 amid reports of a serious accident involving multiple vehicles.  The accident happened in the southbound lanes of the highway involving a Ford Transit Van, an Acura and a Corolla.

There is no word on how the accident occurred.  State police report that three people were transported to hospitals, two were taken to Rhode Island Hospital and the third, an 8 year old boy was transported to Hasbro Children’s Hospital in Providence Rhode Island.  The seriousness of the injuries could not be immediately confirmed.   Massachusetts State Police are continuing to investigate the accident and what may have caused it to occur.  A State Police Spokesman on Saturday confirmed that no charges have been filed at this time.

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Tractor Trailer Accident on Quincy StreetI 84 State Line (June 29, 2018) – Massachusetts State Police responded to an early morning tractor trailer rollover on Interstate 84 near the Connecticut Line on Friday morning.  The call came in to police headquarters shortly after 2:00 am.  The caller advised State Police that the accident had just occurred in the eastbound lanes of the highway and that a tractor trailer had rolled over onto its side.

Troopers went to the scene in response to the call and discovered a truck lying on its drivers side in the roadway.  The truck driver was able to extricate himself from the wreckage prior to police arrival.  The driver sustained injuries in the rollover, however, the injuries are not believed to be life-threatening.  The truck had to be lifted upright and removed from the roadway.  Although the accident occurred at an off hour for traffic, there were some delays in the area while police and other workers cleared the accident and re-opened all lanes of the highway.  There are no further details immediately available.

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Two individuals in separate motor vehicles sustained injuries in a three-car accident on the northbound side of Interstate 495. The accident occurred late this  afternoon. The collision occurred south of exit 46, near the Route 110 and Interstate 495 connector. Three-car collision Lawrence

The drivers were transported to Lawrence General Hospital.

The first injured driver was an Essex woman in her 50s who was operating a 2011 Ford F250 with a trailer housing two horses hitched to the truck. The other injured motorist was almost 50-years-old and a resident of Bradford, driving a 2017 Nissan Rogue.

At 3:18 a.m. today, Massachusetts State Police reported that an accident occurred between eastbound Route 290 and northbound Route 495Marlborough tractor-trailer rollover injuries

In Marlborough, a tractor-trailer rolled over at the steep curve. The accident caused a bottleneck on that interchange.

Massachusetts Department of Transportation and Marlbourgh Fire were on the scene. The trailer was removed by Ricky’s Towing.

No further details have been released as to the driver’s identity or cause of the rollover.

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At about mid-morning today, there was a serious crash resulting in severe injuries on the I-93 northbound. The highway in Milton was closed off to traffic. I-93 Crash Results in Serious Injuries, Highway Shut Down

Massachusetts State Police were dispatched to the area around 11:30 a.m. Signs of the crash were discovered nearly half a mile before the Granite Avenue exit.

Law enforcement did allow through traffic in the left-hand travel lane, and the rest of the highway was opened up around 12:00 p.m.

State police have not identified the driver of the vehicle(s), nor the extent of the injuries.

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Earlier today the entire westbound Mass Pike highway was closed in Palmer due to a multi-vehicle accident. Palmer multi-vehicle crash

Massachusetts State Police confirm a collision occurred close to a construction zone after Exit 8.

Traffic was held up for a couple of miles in the  afternoon because of the lane closures.

As of Sunday afternoon, the drivers involved in a head-on car accident in Ludlow on Friday evening, were still hospitalized. The accident occurred around Ludlow head-on collision serious injuries21 Center Street, they were single occupant vehicles.

The Ludlow Police, Massachusetts State Police and Hampden County District Attorney’s office have released new information. They uncovered that one of the vehicles veered over the center line which was the reason for the accident. Both vehicles are being searched and reviewed by investigating agencies.

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