Massachusetts State Police Media Release – 110913 – Two Vehicle Crash in Stoneham Results in Serious Injury to Operator
Today at approximately 8:15 a.m., troopers from the Massachusetts State Police Barracks in Medford responded to Rt.28 at South St. in Stoneham on the report of a two vehicle crash. Initial investigation by Trooper Loughran revealed multiple witnesses who reported that a 36 year-old male from Weymouth, MA may have failed to stop for a red light, striking a vehicle in the intersection operated by a 38 year-old female from Melrose. The vehicle operated by the female then struck a fence adjacent to the roadway. The female operator was extricated by the Stoneham Fire Department and subsequently transported by Stoneham EMS to Massachusetts General Hospital with life-threatening injuries. The investigation is currently ongoing by Trooper Loughran with the assistance of troopers from the Massachusetts State Police Collision Analysis and Reconstruction Section and Crime Scene Services Section.
No further information is available at this time. Please do not call the barracks directly.