Vehicle catches fire following crash on Mass. Pike

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Vehicle catches fire following crash on Mass. Pike
Southborough crews responded to a crash on the Mass. Pike Oct. 17. (Photo/Southborough Fire Department)

SOUTHBOROUGH – The Southborough Fire Department responded to crash and fire on the Massachusetts Turnpike early this morning.

At about 2 a.m. Oct. 17, Southborough crews responded to a two-vehicle crash on the Massachusetts Turnpike.

According to a post on their Facebook, a passenger vehicle struck a deer, and it was then hit by another vehicle, “which after impact burst into flames.”

The fire department said the driver of the first vehicle was transported to a hospital by Westborough’s ambulance for the treatment of minor injuries.

The occupants of the second vehicle were able to escape without injury, the fire department said.

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