Trooper transported to hospital after crash Friday


PEABODY, Mass. ( – A state trooper was transported to the hospital Friday after a crash on Route 1.

At about 2:30 p.m., Mass. State Police tweeted about a crash that involved a state police cruiser. The three to four car crash happened on Route 1 in Peabody near the jug handle. The cruiser was hit from behind.

Some injuries were reported, state police tweeted, and the trooper was taken to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

The crash remains under investigation.