FRAMINGHAM (CBS) – Two people were killed when a tractor-trailer slammed into a minivan on the Massachusetts Turnpike Wednesday morning, State Police said.
The flatbed truck was carrying wood when it crashed into the side of the van on the eastbound side of the Pike near the Route 9 exit around 5 a.m.
There’s no word yet on what caused the crash.
No names have been released.
State Police shut down lanes on both sides of the highway because wood landed on the westbound side after the crash.
Eastbound traffic was backed up into Grafton, according to State Police.
No other details are available at this point in the investigation.
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