REVERE (CBS) – A driver was killed in a car crash on General Edward’s Bridge in Revere on Monday.
The car became fully engulfed in flames on Route 1 northbound after the crash at around 7:15 a.m.
The left lane was closed for a time after the crash, but all lanes reopened by 10:30 a.m.
Police say the victim, 50-year-old Wayne Diggs of Chelsea was operating a 2005 Dodge Ram when he lost control and spun out, striking the gate of the draw bridge.
Investigators are looking into black ice as a contributing factor.