Metro

HOPKINTON

R.I. man killed in highway crash in Hopkinton

Advertisement

A 59-year-old Rhode Island man died Monday afternoon after the tractor-trailer he was driving crashed on the ramp from Interstate 495 to the Massachusetts Turnpike westbound in Hopkinton, State Police said. Feliz Piedade of East Providence was trapped in the truck’s cab and was severely injured in the 1 p.m. crash. He was taken to UMass Memorial Medical Center in Worcester, where he later died, State Police said. The turnpike westbound was closed at Interchange 11A for several hours to allow for the rescue, investigation, and clearing of the truck and debris.

Loading comments...
Real journalists. Real journalism. Subscribe to The Boston Globe today.
We hope you've enjoyed your free articles.
Continue reading by subscribing to Globe.com for just 99¢.
 Already a member? Log in Home
Subscriber Log In

We hope you've enjoyed your 5 free articles'

Stay informed with unlimited access to Boston’s trusted news source.

  • High-quality journalism from the region’s largest newsroom
  • Convenient access across all of your devices
  • Today’s Headlines daily newsletter
  • Subscriber-only access to exclusive offers, events, contests, eBooks, and more
  • Less than 25¢ a week
Marketing image of BostonGlobe.com
Marketing image of BostonGlobe.com