State Police Investigate Fatal Crash on Mass Pike in Westfield

Massachusetts State Police Media Release — 05032015 — State Police Investigate Fatal Crash on Mass Pike in Westfield This morning, at approximately 7:55 a.m., troopers from the State Police Barracks in Westfield responded to reports of a single vehicle rollover on I- 90 Eastbound (Massachusetts Turnpike) near the 39 mile-marker in the town of Westfield.…

UPDATE–Rt 190 Crash Victim a Fatality

UPDATE The pedestrian victim in the Rt 190 crash was pronounced deceased at UMass Medical Center. The victim is an adult female. Her identity is not known at this time. Troopers and Worcester Police officers located the driver and vehicle that struck her by following a trail of automotive fluid from the scene of the…

Troopers Investigating Hit & Run in Worcester

Massachusetts State Police are investigating an apparent hit and run crash that left a pedestrian unresponsive on Route 190 in Worcester early this morning. At 3:40 a.m. the State Police Barracks in Holden received calls reporting that a body was on the roadway on the northbound side of Route 190 at Exit 1. Responding troopers…

Crash on I-93 in Wilmington Involved Wrong Way Operator

Massachusetts State Police Media Release–050215—State Police Investigating Motor Vehicle Crash on I-93 in Wilmington Involving Wrong Way Operator   Today at approximately 9:30 a.m., troopers from the Massachusetts State Police Barracks in Andover and Medford responded to reports of a wrong-way operator, travelling South in the northbound lanes of I-93 in the Wilmington area.  Prior to the…

Taxi Stop Leads to Heroin Trafficking Charges Against Fare

State troopers who stopped a taxi for traffic violations yesterday evening in Brockton ended up chasing the cab’s fare into the woods along Route 24 and arresting him with more than 100 grams of a substance believed to be heroin. The suspect, later identified as DAMIEN B. CORTEZ, 26, of Boston, exited the back seat…

State Police, DA’s Task Force Dismantle Springfield Drug Operation

JOINT MSP-HAMPDEN NARCOTICS TASK FORCE PRESS RELEASE State Police, DA’s Task Force Dismantle Springfield Drug Operation​ Massachusetts State Police and members of a Hampden County drug task force arrested three Springfield men yesterday after executing a search warrant at 35 Elizabeth Street in the city’s Pine Point section. Police seized more than 1,200 bags of heroin, 35…