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Dump truck spills cement on I-495 in Chelmsford, cleanup completed

All lanes and exits on Interstate 495 south in Chelmsford were reopened Wednesday afternoon after a dump truck spilled wet concrete across the lanes during the morning commute, Massachusetts State Police said on Twitter.

At 9:00 a.m., State Police tweeted that there were troopers on scene and that multiple vehicles had driven through the concrete.

All three lanes were closed for cleanup, State Police said.

At 9:40 a.m., exit 88 of I-495 was closed for cleanup, according to a second tweet by State Police.

At 12:24 p.m., State Police tweeted a final update saying the concrete cleanup was completed and all lanes and exits were open.


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