Boston Police Department: Dodge sideswiped by a semi-truck results in life-threatening injuries.
The crash reportedly happened on William F McClellan Highway (MA-1A), near Suffolk Downs. The driver of a semi-truck sideswiped a 2014 Dodge Dart, driven by a 33-year-old man, that was going in the same direction as he was. A report given by a witness says the truck moved out of his own lane at a high rate of speed and lost control. Both drivers were reportedly driving at a relative high rate of speed on MA-1A highway when the accident occurred.
According to the BPD’s statement after the truck swerved out of it’s lane and struck the side of the Dart the smaller vehicle crashed into a guardrail and came to a halt on the side of the highway.
The driver of the car and it’s 2 passengers were severely injured.
The emergency crew arrived at the site of the crash and immediately began treating the injured victims. The victims were transported to a nearby hospital. Injuries to the head, back, arms and legs were reported.
The truck driver was not injured and police are still investigating the crash.
Dr. Brian Elias, from The Accident and Injury Team, commented on the crash. “We hope that all of the injured victims involved in this accident have a speedy recovery from this crash. Sadly this incident involved major injuries and lives were disrupted because of the negligence of others. Even minor accidents can cause severe injuries and we urge the public to seek aid from professionals who know what to do in serious situations like these. Do not hesitate to get the help you deserve and need.”
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