A 59-year-old man died after his vehicle struck a tractor trailer carrying a crane in South Boston on Wednesday morning.
State Police said troopers responded to the scene at approximately 7:08 a.m. and found that a 2015 Nissan Rogue had crashed into a tractor trailer at the intersection of Bypass Road and Massport Haul Road. Preliminary investigation by Trooper Christopher Amate indicated that the driver of the Nissan was exiting the Massachusetts Turnpike and failed to stop at the red light, according to police.
The 59-year-old driver suffered serious injuries and was taken to Tufts Medical Center where he was later pronounced dead. State Police said the crash remains under investigation.
#MAtraffic update: Crash on Massport Haul Rd has cleared. Traffic returning to normal. Will update with crash info when we have it available.— Mass State Police (@MassStatePolice) July 11, 2018