UPDATE: Westborough Police, Fire respond to crash involving motorcycle on Route 9

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A crash drew police and fire personnel to the intersection of Route 9 and Lyman Street in Westborough on Wednesday. (Photo/Dakota Antelman)

UPDATE: This article has been updated with information about crash reconstruction crews on scene as of 7:45 p.m.

WESTBOROUGH – A serious crash involving a motorcycle drew a major emergency response to the intersection of Route 9 and Lyman Street in Westborough on Wednesday afternoon.

Crews remained on scene as of 8:00 p.m.

Blocking multiple lanes of traffic, this incident has slowed travel particularly on the eastbound side of Route 9, as well as along Lyman Street.

Taking to social media at 6 p.m., the Westborough Fire Department advised motorists to seek alternate routes to avoid the area around this crash.

The Westborough Police Department shared its own message just after 7:45 p.m., noting that  crash reconstruction personnel were aiding in this response.

Traffic on Route 9 Eastbound was limited to one lane at that time.

Additional information on the condition of those involved in this crash was not available as of press time, though police called the incident “serious.”