Driver Killed In Tractor Trailer Crash On Mass. Pike In Brighton

Massachusetts state police urged drivers Monday afternoon to avoid the Mass Pike in Brighton after a fatal crash involving a tractor trailer that rolled over after crashing into a highway median.

The driver was pronounced dead at the scene, state police said. No other vehicles were involved in the crash.

The crash, which occurred at around 1:30 p.m., remains under investigation.

Debris clean up and the investigation have caused major delays on the Pike, with only one lane open in both directions near exit 20.

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