Car Crash Shuts Down Mass Pike

caronfireBECKET, Mass (WGGB) A major traffic back up on the Mass Pike this evening because of a car fire around Becket.

These pictures – sent in to us by a viewer – show all that remains of an SUV that caught fire just after 6 p.m.

Eastbound lanes of the Pike were closed to traffic and at one point… witnesses say cars were backed up from Becket to the state line.

No word yet on what caused the fire but amazingly, no one was injured.