Mass Pike eastbound in Palmer reopened after multi-vehicle crash


PALMER, Mass. (WWLP) – The eastbound lanes of the Massachusetts Turnpike in Palmer were closed for a few hours after a multi-vehicle crash on Tuesday morning.

According to State Police Media Relations, the crash, which happened just past Exit 8, involved a tractor-trailer and a box truck. Photos sent to 22News also showed cars damaged in the crash.

Eastbound traffic was being diverted off the Pike at Exit 8 and onto Route 20, but all lanes are now open and traffic is clear.

Trooper Greaney of the State Police barracks in Charlton told 22News that no serious injuries were reported.

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