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WWLP Springfield
State police increasing traffic enforcement on Mass PikeImage Courtesy: Massachusetts State Police CHARLTON, Mass. (WWLP) – Drivers on
State police increasing traffic enforcement on Mass Pike
WWLP Springfield / Posted 17 hours ago
Image Courtesy: Massachusetts State Police CHARLTON, Mass. (WWLP) – Drivers on the Massachusetts Turnpike can expect to see more troopers patrolling the highway. State Trooper Nicole Morrell told 22News that troopers who recently graduated from the... Read more
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Boston Globe
State police K-9 helps find missing elderly man in NorthamptonA Massachusetts State Police K-9 helped to find an elderly man who went missing
State police K-9 helps find missing elderly man in Northampton
Boston Globe / Posted yesterday
A Massachusetts State Police K-9 helped to find an elderly man who went missing from an assisted living facility in Northampton Wednesday night, according to a Facebook post by state police. North Hampton police requested state police’s K-9... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Police dog rescues missing elderly man in NorthamptonK9 Riggs (Image Courtesy: Massachusetts State Police) NORTHAMPTON, Mass. (WWLP
Police dog rescues missing elderly man in Northampton
WWLP Springfield / Posted yesterday
K9 Riggs (Image Courtesy: Massachusetts State Police) NORTHAMPTON, Mass. (WWLP) – A State Police dog found an elderly man who disappeared from an assisted living facility in Northampton Wednesday night. According to the Massachusetts State Police... Read more
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give me sport
WWE have begun investigation into strange Ric Flair incident [Wrestling Observer]being "loud and obnoxious" before being treated for a hand injury. Things were
WWE have begun investigation into strange Ric Flair incident [Wrestling Observer]
give me sport / Posted yesterday
being "loud and obnoxious" before being treated for a hand injury. Things were then updated again later last night by the Massachusetts State Police. Their official response refuted any "police incident" and said the injury had been to Flair's... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Westfield man allegedly learned how to make bombs on YouTubeFour bottles were found, one on the property of 83 Woodmont and three on the pr
Westfield man allegedly learned how to make bombs on YouTube
WWLP Springfield / Posted 2 days ago
Four bottles were found, one on the property of 83 Woodmont and three on the property of 88 Woodmont. Police notified the Massachusetts State Police Bomb Squad, who deployed its robot that “rendered (the bottles) inert,” according to court... Read more
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The Patriot Ledger
State Police again ordered to explain why records should be secret BOSTON - The Massachusetts State Police have been ordered for a second time t
State Police again ordered to explain why records should be secret
The Patriot Ledger / Posted 2 days ago
BOSTON - The Massachusetts State Police have been ordered for a second time to explain why the agency won't turn over records related to May 2015 crash in Quincy that killed the son... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Victim of deadly Westfield crash identifiedat around 12:30 A.M., when he flipped his car over and struck a tree. Nelson w
Victim of deadly Westfield crash identified
WWLP Springfield / Posted 2 days ago
at around 12:30 A.M., when he flipped his car over and struck a tree. Nelson was the only person inside the car at the time of the crash. The Massachusetts State Police accident reconstruction team is still looking into what caused the a... Read more
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Boston Globe
Wrestling legend Ric Flair trips and falls at Logan Airport, misses flightlegend Ric Flair tripped and hit his head at Logan International Airport, and h
Wrestling legend Ric Flair trips and falls at Logan Airport, misses flight
Boston Globe / Posted 2 days ago
legend Ric Flair tripped and hit his head at Logan International Airport, and had to miss his flight, according to police. Massachusetts State Police spokesman Dave Procopio said the pro wrestler, known as “The Nature Boy,” was in the gate area at... Read more
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Boston Globe
High-speed chase ends in flames as suspect flees from policebelieve the man set his car on fire, reports the Globe. He then fled on foot an
High-speed chase ends in flames as suspect flees from police
Boston Globe / Posted 2 days ago
believe the man set his car on fire, reports the Globe. He then fled on foot and police caught him. He’s being held at the Walpole police station. “Everyone is safe,” said Massachusetts State Police media specialist Dustin Fitch in a s... Read more
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Boston Herald
Lawrence man involved in shooting, standoff identifiedChief James X. Fitzpatrick said. Police scouring the building found Gonzalez d
Lawrence man involved in shooting, standoff identified
Boston Herald / Posted 2 days ago
Chief James X. Fitzpatrick said. Police scouring the building found Gonzalez dead on the third floor, apparently of a self-inflicted gunshot wound. Massachusetts State Police, the Essex DA's office and Lawrence police are investigating the ma... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Two separate accidents slow morning commute on 91 Northaround 7:30am also on 91 NB just before exit 10 also caused significant slowdow
Two separate accidents slow morning commute on 91 North
WWLP Springfield / Posted 2 days ago
around 7:30am also on 91 NB just before exit 10 also caused significant slowdowns to the morning commute. According to Massachusetts State Police Trooper Vincent the first accident happened around 6:45am and involved two cars. There was no word... Read more
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Boston Herald
State police mourning veteran equine troopersaying farewell to one of their most loyal and beloved members — Elliot the hor
State police mourning veteran equine trooper
Boston Herald / Posted 2 days ago
saying farewell to one of their most loyal and beloved members — Elliot the horse. Elliot died Sunday after serving the Massachusetts State Police Mounted Unit for 15 years. “Elliot patrolled many parks and beaches in the commonwealth and was a... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Goshen boy honored for helping find missing 4-year-old23rd, 4-year old Colton went missing from his backyard in Goshen. His parents c
Goshen boy honored for helping find missing 4-year-old
WWLP Springfield / Posted 3 days ago
23rd, 4-year old Colton went missing from his backyard in Goshen. His parents called the Ashfield Fire Department, and Massachusetts State Police were notified. Police, family, friends, and firefighters all helped in the search for Colton.... Read more
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Bennington Banner
North Adams man seriously wounded in Williamstown hunting accidentMassachusetts. Hopper Road winds through a wooded area in South Williamstown.
North Adams man seriously wounded in Williamstown hunting accident
Bennington Banner / Posted 3 days ago
Massachusetts. Hopper Road winds through a wooded area in South Williamstown. The Massachusetts Environmental Police, the Massachusetts State Police Berkshire CPAC Unit and the Williamstown Police are continuing to investigate. Local police... Read more
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The Herald News
Two from Fall River facing gun chargesHealey. They were the result of an investigation led by the federal Bureau of A
Two from Fall River facing gun charges
The Herald News / Posted 3 days ago
Healey. They were the result of an investigation led by the federal Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives.The Massachusetts State Police and detectives with the Boston and Cambridge police participated in the investigation, Healey... Read more
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Boston Globe
Gunman barricaded himself in Lawrence buildingLawrence police responded to a gunman barricaded in a building on Melrose Stree
Gunman barricaded himself in Lawrence building
Boston Globe / Posted 3 days ago
Lawrence police responded to a gunman barricaded in a building on Melrose Street on Tuesday afternoon, according to Massachusetts State Police. The suspect is reportedly “armed [with a] long gun.” Police said it is possible other people are in the... Read more
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Berkshire Eagle
North Adams man seriously wounded in Williamstown hunting accidentnot yet been identified, remained at the scene and is cooperating with investig
North Adams man seriously wounded in Williamstown hunting accident
Berkshire Eagle / Posted 3 days ago
not yet been identified, remained at the scene and is cooperating with investigators, police said. The Massachusetts Environmental Police, the Massachusetts State Police Berkshire CPAC Unit and the Williamstown Police are continuing to investi... Read more
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Boston Globe
State Police mourns loss of beloved horseMASSACHUSETTS STATE POLICE Elliot, who spent 15 years with the State Police Mo
State Police mourns loss of beloved horse
Boston Globe / Posted 3 days ago
MASSACHUSETTS STATE POLICE Elliot, who spent 15 years with the State Police Mounted Unit. The Massachusetts State Police are mourning the loss of a kind, noble horse that had been with the force for 15 years. The horse, named Elliot, died Sunday... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Westfield man charged after road rage incidentarraigned April 15 in Westfield District Court on charges of malicious damage t
Westfield man charged after road rage incident
WWLP Springfield / Posted 3 days ago
arraigned April 15 in Westfield District Court on charges of malicious damage to a motor vehicle. Westfield police joined Massachusetts State Police troopers who were involved in a road rage incident at 1:46 p.m. on February 3 that had started on... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
State trooper held without bail in domestic assault caseAYER, Mass. (AP) — A Massachusetts State Police trooper charged with assaulting
State trooper held without bail in domestic assault case
WWLP Springfield / Posted 3 days ago
AYER, Mass. (AP) — A Massachusetts State Police trooper charged with assaulting his girlfriend has been ordered held without bail pending a hearing to determine whether he’s a danger to society. Trooper Robert Sundberg, a 14-year veteran, was... Read more
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Lowell Sun
State trooper from Boxboro held without bail for alleged assault AYER -- A 14-year veteran Massachusetts State Police trooper is being held wi
State trooper from Boxboro held without bail for alleged assault
Lowell Sun / Posted 3 days ago
AYER -- A 14-year veteran Massachusetts State Police trooper is being held without bail, stripped of his weapon and suspended without pay from his job after he was charged with... Read more
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Boston Globe
Fallen Marine to be honored at memorial service in Hinghamoff the coast of a Hawaiian island will be remembered at a memorial service wit
Fallen Marine to be honored at memorial service in Hingham
Boston Globe / Posted 4 days ago
off the coast of a Hawaiian island will be remembered at a memorial service with military honors Friday, according to Massachusetts State Police. A service for U.S. Marine Corporal Christopher J. Orlando, 23, will be held at St. Paul’s Parish... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Maine man charged with Mass. shootings to undergo evaluationthe officer using an electronic control weapon [Taser].” A Kingston police off
Maine man charged with Mass. shootings to undergo evaluation
Bangor Daily News / Posted 4 days ago
the officer using an electronic control weapon [Taser].” A Kingston police officer arrived and assisted with the arrest. Massachusetts State Police detectives and crime scene technicians went to the scene of the shootings and are working with... Read more
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Boston Globe
Massachusetts trooper held without bail in assault caseAYER, Mass. (AP) — A Massachusetts State Police trooper charged with assaulting
Massachusetts trooper held without bail in assault case
Boston Globe / Posted 4 days ago
AYER, Mass. (AP) — A Massachusetts State Police trooper charged with assaulting his girlfriend has been ordered held without bail pending a hearing to determine whether he’s a danger to society. Trooper Robert Sundberg, a 14-year veteran, was... Read more
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Boston Globe
State police post moving tribute to fallen equine memberThe Massachusetts State Police Mounted Unit said goodbye Sunday to a long servi
State police post moving tribute to fallen equine member
Boston Globe / Posted 4 days ago
The Massachusetts State Police Mounted Unit said goodbye Sunday to a long serving equine member. The horse, Elliot, died surrounded by mounted Troopers, according to a Facebook post by police. He had served the unit for 15 years, working events like... Read more
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ABC 6 Providence
Massachusetts trooper held without bail in assault caseAYER, Mass. (AP) - A Massachusetts State Police trooper charged with assaulting
Massachusetts trooper held without bail in assault case
ABC 6 Providence / Posted 4 days ago
AYER, Mass. (AP) - A Massachusetts State Police trooper charged with assaulting his girlfriend has been ordered held without bail pending a hearing to determine whether he's a danger to society. Trooper Robert Sundberg, a 14-year veteran, was... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Maine man charged with Mass. shootings to undergo psychiatric evaluationthe officer using an electronic control weapon (Taser).” A Kingston police off
Maine man charged with Mass. shootings to undergo psychiatric evaluation
Bangor Daily News / Posted 4 days ago
the officer using an electronic control weapon (Taser).” A Kingston police officer arrived and assisted with the arrest. Massachusetts State Police detectives and crime scene technicians went to the scene of the shootings and are working with... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Man has drug charges moved to Superior Court, mother of victim thanks community for donationsSuperior Court. Lombard-Hawthorne, 22, was arrested shortly after 5:30 p.m. Fe
Man has drug charges moved to Superior Court, mother of victim thanks community for donations
WWLP Springfield / Posted 4 days ago
Superior Court. Lombard-Hawthorne, 22, was arrested shortly after 5:30 p.m. February 6 by Westfield Police Department and Massachusetts State Police assigned to Hampden District Attorney Anthony D. Gulluni’s Office on charges of distribution of... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Police accuse Maine man of 2 random shootings in Massachusettsthe officer using an electronic control weapon (Taser).” A Kingston police off
Police accuse Maine man of 2 random shootings in Massachusetts
Bangor Daily News / Posted 4 days ago
the officer using an electronic control weapon (Taser).” A Kingston police officer arrived and assisted with the arrest. Massachusetts State Police detectives and crime scene technicians responded to the scene and are working with Duxbury police... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Maine man charged with attempted murder in Massachusetts shootingsthe officer using an electronic control weapon (Taser).” A Kingston police off
Maine man charged with attempted murder in Massachusetts shootings
Bangor Daily News / Posted 4 days ago
the officer using an electronic control weapon (Taser).” A Kingston police officer arrived and assisted with the arrest. Massachusetts State Police detectives and crime scene technicians went to the scene of the shootings and are working with... Read more
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Boston Globe
Trooper set to appear in court on domestic violence allegationsA Massachusetts State Police trooper is due to appear in court Monday on allega
Trooper set to appear in court on domestic violence allegations
Boston Globe / Posted 4 days ago
A Massachusetts State Police trooper is due to appear in court Monday on allegations that he choked his girlfriend on Saturday in their Boxborough apartment, an attack that authorities say led to the man’s arrest by his fellow troopers. The... Read more
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ABC 6 Providence
State trooper accused of restraining, choking girlfriendBOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) - Massachusetts State Police say they've arrested one of
State trooper accused of restraining, choking girlfriend
ABC 6 Providence / Posted 5 days ago
BOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) - Massachusetts State Police say they've arrested one of their own on domestic abuse charges. State police say the unidentified 45-year-old trooper assaulted his girlfriend early Saturday morning at their Boxborough apartment.... Read more
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Boston Globe
State trooper accused of restraining, choking girlfriendBOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — Massachusetts State Police say they’ve arrested one of
State trooper accused of restraining, choking girlfriend
Boston Globe / Posted 5 days ago
BOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — Massachusetts State Police say they’ve arrested one of their own on domestic abuse charges. State police say the unidentified 45-year-old trooper assaulted his girlfriend early Saturday morning at their Boxborough apartment.... Read more
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Boston Globe
Motorcycle driver killed in Lowell Connector crashpronounced dead at the scene in Lowell after he lost control of his vehicle, ac
Motorcycle driver killed in Lowell Connector crash
Boston Globe / Posted 5 days ago
pronounced dead at the scene in Lowell after he lost control of his vehicle, according to David Procopio, spokesman for the Massachusetts State Police. The man, whose name has not been released, was driving a 2008 Yamaha R6. State Police said in a... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Motorcyclist dies after crashing into guardrail in LowellLOWELL, Mass. (AP) — A motorcyclist has died after crashing into a guardrail on
Motorcyclist dies after crashing into guardrail in Lowell
WWLP Springfield / Posted 5 days ago
LOWELL, Mass. (AP) — A motorcyclist has died after crashing into a guardrail on the Lowell Connector. Massachusetts State Police responded to the crash around 11:30 a.m. Sunday. A preliminary investigation indicates the operator of the motorcycle,... Read more
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ABC 6 Providence
Motorcyclist dies after crashing into guardrail in LowellLOWELL, Mass. (AP) - A motorcyclist has died after crashing into a guardrail on
Motorcyclist dies after crashing into guardrail in Lowell
ABC 6 Providence / Posted 5 days ago
LOWELL, Mass. (AP) - A motorcyclist has died after crashing into a guardrail on the Lowell Connector. Massachusetts State Police responded to the crash around 11:30 a.m. Sunday. A preliminary investigation indicates the operator of the motorcycle,... Read more
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Boston Globe
Brockton motorcyclist dies after crashing into Lowell guardrailMassachusetts State Police are investigating a Lowell crash that killed a 21-ye
Brockton motorcyclist dies after crashing into Lowell guardrail
Boston Globe / Posted 5 days ago
Massachusetts State Police are investigating a Lowell crash that killed a 21-year-old motorcyclist Sunday morning. Around 11:30 a.m., police responded to a report of a crash on the Lowell Connector near the Industrial Avenue exit. Police said a... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Police accuse Maine man of 2 drive-by shootings in Massachusettsthe officer using an electronic control weapon (Taser).” A Kingston police off
Police accuse Maine man of 2 drive-by shootings in Massachusetts
Bangor Daily News / Posted 5 days ago
the officer using an electronic control weapon (Taser).” A Kingston police officer arrived and assisted with the arrest. Massachusetts State Police detectives and crime scene technicians responded to the scene and are working with Duxbury police... Read more
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ABC 6 Providence
Man who jumped from moving car charged with assaultMass. (AP) - A man who jumped from a moving car onto a highway in Massachusetts
Man who jumped from moving car charged with assault
ABC 6 Providence / Posted 7 days ago
Mass. (AP) - A man who jumped from a moving car onto a highway in Massachusetts is now facing assault charges. Massachusetts State Police tell WWLP-TV (http://bit.ly/1NosSxy ) that the 22-year-old Webster resident was in a car on... Read more
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Boston Globe
Man arrested after assaulting teen, jumping out of moving car on I-91a moving car on I-91 southbound in Longmeadow after allegedly assaulting a teen
Man arrested after assaulting teen, jumping out of moving car on I-91
Boston Globe / Posted 7 days ago
a moving car on I-91 southbound in Longmeadow after allegedly assaulting a teenage girl in the back seat, according to the Massachusetts State Police. Police received a call from one of the occupants of the car around 9 p.m. that the suspect in... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Man who jumped from car on I-91 arrestednight had allegedly been assaulting another passenger in the car, and is now fa
Man who jumped from car on I-91 arrested
WWLP Springfield / Posted 7 days ago
night had allegedly been assaulting another passenger in the car, and is now facing criminal charges. According to Massachusetts State Police, the 22 year-old suspect was in the back seat of the car with the 16 year-old victim. They and two... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Smoking caused deadly Bondsville firesaid. The investigation into the fire was conducted by the Bondsville Fire Dep
Smoking caused deadly Bondsville fire
WWLP Springfield / Posted 7 days ago
said. The investigation into the fire was conducted by the Bondsville Fire Department, Palmer Police Department, and Massachusetts State Police troopers assigned to the fire marshal’s office and the office of the Hampden County District... Read more
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Boston Globe
Metal piece goes airborne on Interstate 495, driver narrowly survivesMASSACHUSETTS STATE POLICE The piece of metal lodged into the windshield just
Metal piece goes airborne on Interstate 495, driver narrowly survives
Boston Globe / Posted 7 days ago
MASSACHUSETTS STATE POLICE The piece of metal lodged into the windshield just inches from the 59-year-old woman who was driving. A heavy piece of metal fell off a trash truck on Interstate 495 Thursday and smashed into the windshield of a car... Read more
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Boston Globe
A woman escapes injury when a piece of wood pierces her windshield on I-91when a piece of wood pierced her windshield while she was driving north on Inte
A woman escapes injury when a piece of wood pierces her windshield on I-91
Boston Globe / Posted 7 days ago
when a piece of wood pierced her windshield while she was driving north on Interstate 91 in Springfield, according to the Massachusetts State Police. The accident happened just after 11 a.m. Police said the wooden post fell off of another vehicle... Read more
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ABC News
Boston Bombing Day 5: Never-Before-Heard 911 Call That Ended It Allbrother, Dzhokhar, who appeared to be the long-sought man in the white hat. The
Boston Bombing Day 5: Never-Before-Heard 911 Call That Ended It All
ABC News / Posted 7 days ago
brother, Dzhokhar, who appeared to be the long-sought man in the white hat. The man still on the loose. MSP|AP PhotoThe Massachusetts State Police released aerial photos of Boston bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev hiding in a boat before his... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Victim fell from moving car on I-91 in LongmeadowLONGMEADOW, Mass. (WWLP) – Massachusetts State Police are investigating how som
Victim fell from moving car on I-91 in Longmeadow
WWLP Springfield / Posted 8 days ago
LONGMEADOW, Mass. (WWLP) – Massachusetts State Police are investigating how someone, somehow, fell out of a moving vehicle Thursday night on Interstate 91. State Police Sgt. Brian Gladu told 22News that a man was brought to the hospital after he was... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
I-91 North closed in Greenfield due to crashCounty. I-91 northbound is shut down past the Greenfield rotary (Exit 26) as a
I-91 North closed in Greenfield due to crash
WWLP Springfield / Posted 8 days ago
County. I-91 northbound is shut down past the Greenfield rotary (Exit 26) as a result of the crash. Sgt. McKearney of the Massachusetts State Police told 22News that traffic is being detoured onto the rotary, and from there onto Route 2A. From... Read more
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Boston Globe
Early morning Route 44 crash 'potentially fatal'A serious crash on Route 44 in Raynham is “potentially fatal,” according to Mas
Early morning Route 44 crash 'potentially fatal'
Boston Globe / Posted 8 days ago
A serious crash on Route 44 in Raynham is “potentially fatal,” according to Massachusetts State Police. Raynham police responded at about 5:30 a.m. Thursday, authorities said. State police said there is currently a traffic detour on local roads,... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
State Police arrested 2 men on gun charges in SpringfieldImage Courtesy: Massachusetts State Police SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – Two men
State Police arrested 2 men on gun charges in Springfield
WWLP Springfield / Posted 9 days ago
Image Courtesy: Massachusetts State Police SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – Two men from Springfield were arrested last Sunday after a loaded handgun was found during a traffic stop on Main Street. According to the Massachusetts State Police, Trooper... Read more
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Boston Globe
Pickup truck strikes, seriously injures boy in Cambridgeboy was seriously injured when a pickup truck struck him on Land Boulevard in C
Pickup truck strikes, seriously injures boy in Cambridge
Boston Globe / Posted 9 days ago
boy was seriously injured when a pickup truck struck him on Land Boulevard in Cambridge Wednesday night, according to Massachusetts State Police. Around 10:20 p.m., a Ford F-150 truck allegedly hit the boy when he ran into the street... Read more
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