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Car Hits Bridge in Waltham

By PETER LOBO, Correspondent | November 11, 2021 | MASSACHUSETTS

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WALTHAM, MA - Both Weston and Waltham fire departments received a call on November 11th that a car had hit a guard rail and went into the woods.Weston sent Engine 1 and Ambulance 1, Waltham sent Engine 2, Rescue 1 and Medics 1 and 2. Weston was unable to find the accident southbound I-95 in their town. Rescue 1 found a car that had gone over a guard rail, knocked down a large sign and hit the abutment of the Route 20 overpass. The operator was on the ground. He was transported to Lahey Hospital in serious condition. In addition, when one of the Medic units was backing up to the scene, they bent up a guard rail which fire fighters had to cut up.

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