Serious crash forces Rt. 20 closure for hours Thursday

by | Feb 27, 2020

A serious head-on crash on Rt. 20 near Westec Dr. forced the closure of Rt. 20 from Millbury St. to the Worcester line for about 2 hours Thursday afternoon. 

A Subaru Outback and a Chevy Silverado collided sending both drivers to the hospital with undisclosed injuries. The driver of the Silverado had been cited for speeding by Auburn Police just minutes prior to the crash. 

The road was forced to close to authorities with the Central Massachusetts Law Enforcement Council could conduct a crash reconstruction. 

Neither the identities of the drivers nor the severity of their injuries were immediately available. There were no other passengers in either vehicle.

Photo courtesy Auburn Police Department

Photo courtesy Auburn Police Department