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Truck Crashes Through Several Objects in Waltham

By PETER LOBO, Correspondent | February 22, 2022 | MASSACHUSETTS

Story No. 022322102

WALTHAM, MA - On February 22nd, Waltham Fire received a call for a truck that hit a utility pole in front of 251 Trapello Road. Engine 8 responded and found a utility pole down with live wires pulled from the Lawrence School, which was vacant. Also, a traffic signal, split rail fence, and a fire hydrant were destroyed. After hitting all these things, the driver skidded 100-feet before stopping. He was uninjured, but Trapello Road was closed for several hours.

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