Tractor Trailer Crash
SAUGUS – Tractor trailer crash, section of Route 1 in Saugus closed
A tractor-trailer crash Wednesday morning closed part of Route 1 near the Main Street exit in Saugus, Massachusetts.
The north side of the road from Main Street to Walnut Street was closed for about three hours until the truck could be removed and the fuel leak cleaned up.
The crew was working on lifting the tractor trailer with a heavy tow truck.
The rear cable was removed shortly before 7 am, and the crew was also working to clean up the fuel leak.
The North Side remains closed between Essex Street and the Linfield Tunnel.
Traffic is diverted to Main Street.
The road fully reopened to traffic before 8 am
There is no word yet on the cause of the accident or whether there were any serious injuries.