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Tractor Trailer Accident on Route 1
Trucking accidents can be some of the most lethal. These vehicles are much larger than the average car on the road, and they can cause severe damage when involved in a collision. Truck drivers must remain vigilant and look out for smaller vehicles, and other cars must use caution when around large trucks.

On May 29, a jackknifed tractor-trailer caused major traffic delays. The accident occurred shortly before 10 in the morning on Route 1 in Saugus near the Lynnfield Tunnel. Massachusetts State Police received the information about the accident and arrived on the scene to find the tractor-trailer had rolled onto the guardrail and was leaking fuel.

At least one individual was injured and medical care was administered at the scene, but the extent of the injuries is still being determined. Police shut down all the southbound lanes and one northbound lane for two hours, and the lanes were reopened around noon. This accident is still under investigation by police.

Truck Hits Tractor-Trailer on Route 6, One Injured
Accidents that involve large trucks can be some of the most devastating vehicle accidents. These vehicles are much larger than the average vehicle on the road, and they can end up causing catastrophic accidents. Drivers or large trucks must remain vigilant and always watch out for smaller vehicles and other cars must remember to be cautious around large trucks.

On May 26, a pickup truck driver collided with a tractor-trailer. First responders arrived on the scene on Route 6 westbound near Exit 8. The driver of the truck had to be transported to a trauma center off Cape Cod by a Medflight helicopter. His injuries do not appear to be life-threatening, but their extent is still being determined.

The Yarmouth Fire Department worked to secure the scene and directed traffic around the area. The scene was cleared within the hour. The driver of the tractor-trailer was not injured.

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