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Car Crashes into Pole, Lands on Roof in Whitman

By PAT TRAVERS, Senior Correspondent | November 17, 2020 | MASSACHUSETTS

Story No. 111820109

Whitman, MA - Around 6:30 P.M. on the evening of Tuesday, November 17th, the Whitman Fire Department responded to the area of 1190 Bedford Street (Route-18) for a reported motor vehicle accident with a rollover. Ambulance-249, Engine-243 and Car-3 responded. Companies arrived to find a single-vehicle accident with a vehicle on its roof. All occupants were reported out upon the arrival of the fire department. The car appeared to strike a telephone pole, then rolled over. One person involved in the crash was transported to a local hospital. Route-18 was closed for a small period of time as the scene was cleaned up, and National Grid repaired the damaged telephone pole.

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