UPDATE: Car Strikes Barrier in Dedham on Route 128; One Person Injured

A car crashed into a jersey barrier in Needham.

UPDATE, 1:16 p.m.: According to State Police, the 57-year-driver, a Bridgewater resident, "left the highway" and continued to drive on an unpaved construction road near exit 15. As he neared exit 17, the car hit a construction truck and fell down an embankment. The driver was transported to a hospital with non-life threatening injuries. Police are investigating whether the driver had a medical issue.


UPDATE, 11:45 a.m.: According to WBZ-TV, the crash technically took place in Dedham when a driver entered an off-limits roadway near a construction zone and became stuck on a jersey barrier. 

UPDATE: 11:03 a.m.: According to NECN reporter Jennifer Eagan's Twitter feed, the driver was transported to a hospital with non-life threatening injuries.


Crews are responding to reports of a car hanging over the Route 135 bridge at exit 17 on Route 128 northbound, according to Twitter traffic. 

Massachusetts State Police said on their Twitter feed the car was hung up on a jersey barrier after a one car crash. Expect traffic delays. 

Stay tuned to Needham Patch for updates.


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