Franklin, MA (July 13, 2018) – A two car crash on I-495 in Franklin caused injuries and left motorists experiencing major delays along their Friday morning commute. The accident was first reported around 6:30 am in the northbound lanes of the highway, just before exit 17. Two vehicles were involved in the crash. Although it is not clear how the vehicles collided, one car was in the breakdown lane of the roadway while the other was stranded in the median.
An ambulance was on scene to assist the accident victims but there is no word on the extent of injuries at this time. Traffic experienced extremely heavy delays in the northbound lanes of 495 while police and other personnel worked to clear the accident scene. Onlooker delays from the other side of the roadway are also expected with the crash.
No additional details regarding the accident are available at this time.