Friday, January 18, 2013
We are hearing reports of gridlock in the Burlington area of Route 95/128, avoid the area if you can.
Heading out on Route 128 North? You may want to wait for a bit. According to scanner reports, including one by Twitter user Mike Moura, there was an accident at Exit 32/Route 3 around 4:30 p.m. that is causing further delays on the highway, which was already moving slowly.
Monday, August 20, 2012
Massachusetts State Police arrested David C. Pare, 19, of Westwood after a highway chase last night.
A Westwood teen allegedly fled police in a stolen motor vehicle from South Boston to Burlington before crashing into a Jersey barrier last night. According to the Massachusetts State Police at approximately 9:30 p.m. last night troopers from the Massachusetts State Police received a report from the Boston police of a stolen motor vehicle that had fled a traffic stop on L Street in South Boston. Troopers from the Massachusetts State Police barracks in Boston located the stolen vehicle on William Day Boulevard and attempted to stop the vehicle. The operator refused to stop and a motor vehicle pursuit ensued. The pursuit traveled on Route 93 northbound to Route 128 southbound. Troopers deployed a tire deflation device on Route 128 in …
The driver who led police on a chase from Boston to Burlington is in custody.
Updated 9:35 a.m. Boston.com is reporting the suspect in the chase is David C. Pare, 19, of Westwood. Original Story A motorist led police on a high speed chase from Boston to Burlington that ended when the stolen SUV he was driving hit a wall, 7News/WHDH is reporting. According to the story, a 19-year-old man driving a stolen vehicle was pulled over in South Boston late Sunday night. The driver fled the scene in the vehicle and state troopers were called to assist in the pursuit, which led down Route 128. During the chase the man reportedly hit at least three police cruisers. Police laid down a spike strip and were able to blow the two front tires, 7News states. The man continued to drive on the rims for some time before losing control …
Tuesday, April 17, 2012
The Massachusetts State Police are responding to an accident on Route 128 at Route 3.
Editor's note: This is an initial report, more details will be provided as they become available: Updated 5:11 p.m.: The Massachusetts State Police have released the following statement concerning the accident: "Troopers are on scene at a motor vehicle crash on Route 128 South at Route 3 in Burlington. Preliminary reports indicate that there is no serious personal injury. Two motor vehicles have rolled over and a motorcycle is down on the roadway. A tractor trailer unit is off of the roadway and in the woods. The tractor trailer will be removed after the evening commute." "A witness has reported that a dark colored pick-up truck may have caused the crash as it exited onto Route 3 North. Witnesses are asked to contact the State Police …
Tuesday, May 31, 2011
Police say Herbert Lwanyaga, 46, of Burlington was pronounced deceased at the scene of the single-vehicle accident
The Massachusetts State Police have released the name of the victim in the fatal single-vehicle accident on Route 95 in Burlington early Sunday morning. According to the State Police On Sunday May 29, 2011 at 1:43 a.m., troopers from the State Police Barracks in Danvers responded to reports of a one-vehicle crash on Route 95 northbound in Burlington. The male operator died as a result of injuries he sustained in the crash. Preliminary investigation by Trooper Patrick Ahl indicates that Herbert Lwanyaga, 46, of Burlington, was operating a 2000 Land Rover Discovery when he lost control of the vehicle and rolled over. The operator, who was the sole occupant, was not wearing a seatbelt and was ejected from the vehicle. Responding EMS …
Sunday, May 29, 2011
The Massachusetts State Police provide details of a fatal accident on Route 95 last night
There was a fatal one-vehicle accident on Route 95 in Burlington last night. According to the Massachusetts State Police at 1:43 a.m. last night, troopers from the State Police Barracks in Danvers responded to reports of a one-vehicle crash on Route 95 northbound in Burlington. The male operator died as a result of injuries he sustained in the crash. Preliminary investigation by Trooper Patrick Ahl indicates that a 46-year-old male from Burlington was operating a 2000 Land Rover Discovery when he lost control of the vehicle and rolled over. The operator, who was the sole occupant, was not wearing a seatbelt and was ejected from the vehicle, State Police said. Responding EMS personnel pronounced him deceased at the scene. …