Truck Catches Fire Overnight on I-91, Killing 2 People

Car-91 accident

GREENFIELD (WGGB) – Sunday evening, state police released the names of the 2 people killed in an early morning crash in Greenfield.

They have been identified as Theodore Wilson, 33, and Eleanor Williams, 45, both of Birmingham, Alabama.

Trooper say they responded to a call around 3am Sunday of a tractor trailer that had crashed into the median on Route 91 North in Greenfield between exits 27 and 28. The tractor trailer was completely in flames when police arrived.

Crews were still on scene at 6 a.m. but reopened the highway around 10 a.m.

State Police are investigating all possible contributing factors including the possibility of medical conditions.