Two Accidents on Mass. Pike Westbound Slow Traffic


PALMER, Mass. (WGGB) — Two crashes along the Mass. Pike near Palmer have slowed traffic heading west.

State Police say that the first crash came in on the westbound side of the highway around 10:00 a.m. Wednesday, which forced part of the left lane to be closed.

A second crash then occurred, also on the westbound side, resulting in the right lane to be closed.

Minor injuries were reported in both accidents, State Police added.

Motorists may experience some delays heading west from lane restrictions in the area. Crews hope to have the area cleared out shortly.

Both crashes remain under investigation.