Highways can be some of the most dangerous roads as the accidents that occur on these streets can be some of the most severe. Vehicles tend to be traveling at high speeds, and this means impacts can be more serious. While driving on freeways and highways, it is vital to remember to remain extra attentive and cautious at all times. Reckless driving at high speeds can have catastrophic consequences.
On May 27, a car hit a boulder and burst into flames leading to the death of the driver. Massachusetts State Police and other emergency responders received the information of the crash and arrived on the scene quickly. This accident occurred in Westminster on Route 2 at approximately 2:30 a.m. The accident appeared to have been caused by another driver, but this accident is still being investigated.
State Police were assisted by the Westminster Fire and Emergency Medical Service and Massachusetts Department of Transportation.