MIDDLESEX COUNTY SOBRIETY CHECKPOINT

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE November 23, 2021 CONTACT: State Police Office of Media Relations Daytime: 7am.-11pm. (508) 820-2623 Nights & Weekends: (508) 820-2121 STATE POLICE SOBRIETY CHECKPOINT Colonel Christopher S. Mason, Superintendent of the Massachusetts State Police, announced that a “Sobriety Checkpoint” will be implemented by the Massachusetts State Police on a Public Way in the…

UPDATE – MSP INVESTIGATING FATAL CRASH IN SUMNER TUNNEL

Update – Operator Identified, November 22, at 3:15 p.m. Today at approximately 3:20 a.m. Troopers from the State Police-Tunnels Barracks responded to a single-vehicle crash in the Sumner Tunnel on the ramp to Storrow Drive Boston. When the Troopers arrived on scene they discovered three occupants in the vehicle, each with serious injuries.   The 24-year-old operator, Michael Lap…

MSP Investigate Wrong Way Fatal Crash, 93 in Dorchester 

Today at approximately 2:24 AM, Troopers from the State Police-South Boston Barracks responded to reports of a two-vehicle crash on I-93 southbound at Exit 14 in Dorchester. When the Troopers arrived on scene they discovered two vehicles collided head on as the result of a wrong-way operator.  The 41-year-old operator of a 2011 Chevy Malibu, Christopher Dopson of…

MSP Investigating Fatal Crash RT 3 in Weymouth

Today at approximately 2:09 AM, Troopers from the State Police-Norwell Barracks responded to a single-vehicle crash on Route 3 northbound in Weymouth. When the Troopers arrived on scene they discovered two occupants were trapped in the vehicle, both with serious injuries.   The 29-year-old operator, Michael Spinola, of Scituate, succumbed to his injuries at the scene; the passenger, a 28-year-old male from…

TROOPERS ARREST MAN WITH STOLEN FIREARM, NARCOTICS

Shortly after 8 p.m. yesterday Troopers assigned to the State Police Troop D Community Action Team were on patrol on Oak Street in Brockton. At that time they observed a Dodge pickup truck with defective brake lights traveling toward Battles Street. As the vehicle turned onto Battles Street the Troopers activated the cruisers blue lights…