Tag Archive for Massachusetts Turnpike

UPDATE–Suspect in Sexual Assault Arrested

September 19, 2018—Through diligent investigation conducted since just after 5 a.m. this morning, Massachusetts State Police Troopers from the Charlton Barracks and the Hampden County State Police Detective Unit have identified and arrested a suspect in this morning’s sexual assault of woman. Troopers responded to a section of the Massachusetts Turnpike in Palmer after the…

Sexual Assault Reported in Brimfield Under Investigation

September 19, 2018–Massachusetts State Troopers are investigating a reported sexual assault this morning.  At approximately 5:20 am a woman walked out of the woods along the Massachusetts Turnpike in Brimfield, flagged down a passing tractor-trailer, and reported that she had been sexually assaulted. Troopers and EMTs responded. The woman has been transported to Wing Hospital…

State Police Audit Discovers Apparent Discrepancies in Turnpike OT Shifts

Massachusetts State Police Colonel Kerry A. Gilpin today announced that as a result of an audit of overtime patrols worked by certain members of Troop E, the Department will schedule internal duty status hearings for 19 members. The hearings will determine the duty status of the members while further investigation is conducted. The audit was…

Cruiser Struck by Tractor Trailer in Framingham, Trooper Injured

Massachusetts State Police Release — 01122018 — Cruiser Struck by Tractor Trailer, Trooper Injured At approximately 7:20 AM an MSP cruiser was struck by a tractor-trailer on the Massachusetts Turnpike westbound in Framingham. The crash occurred at the Edgell Road snow gate. The impact of the crash pushed the cruiser, a fully marked sport utility…

UPDATE State Police Investigating Pike Crash that Killed Girl, 10

UPDATED At about 5:53 p.m. Sunday evening, Massachusetts State Troopers from the Weston Barracks responded to a crash on Route 90 westbound, near the North Street Overpass, at mile marker 102.5 in Upton. The crash resulted in the death of a girl who had exited a motor vehicle that had pulled into a breakdown lane. Preliminary…