Wood Chipper Rolls Into Car In Leominster

BOSTON (CBS) – A large commercial size wood chipper broke loose from the box truck and crashed into an SUV on Thursday.

The accident happened in front of 4 Main St around 11:20 a.m. Fire officials say the SUV was stopped at a red light when the chipper rolled into it.

The chipper hit the left side of the SUV and was resting on the driver’s side door. The┬ádriver was taken to the hospital as a precaution and did not have any serious injuries.

Officials had to use heavy rescue cables and and tow truck cables to remove the chipper.

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