State Police shut down the area after the crash. (Photo credit: Mass. State Police)

Driver Killed In Wrong-Way Crash In Westminster

The driver of a car traveling the wrong way on a ramp to Route 2 in Westminster died in collision with a tractor-trailer.


Dachshund seized from Westminster kennel (WBZ-TV)

Dozens Of Dogs Seized From Westminster Kennel

Animal welfare authorities have seized 69 dogs from a central Massachusetts kennel where they were being kept in outdoor cages.


Jason Rivers (WBZ-TV)

Man Who Killed Westminster Officer Seeks Release For Christmas

Jason Rivers admitted to fatally shooting a police officer in 1999.


Hearing for proposed tobacco ban in Westminster. (WBZ-TV)

Westminster Ends Bid To Ban Tobacco Sales After Outcry

Health officials in a Massachusetts town have withdrawn a first-in-the-nation proposal to ban all tobacco sales.


Hearing for proposed tobacco ban in Westminster. (WBZ-TV)

Westminster Tobacco Ban Meeting Cut Short After Crowd Becomes Unruly

A proposed first-in-the-nation ban on sales of all tobacco and nicotine products has bitterly divided Westminster.



Westminster Considers Becoming First Town In U.S. To Ban Tobacco Sales

All tobacco products in Westminster could become contraband if local health officials get their way.


Jack O' Lantern (WBZ-TV)

EEE Threat Prompts Westminster To Postpone Halloween

Westminster is postponing the town’s annual Halloween festivities due to concern over Triple-E.



Alleged Carjacker Leads Police On High-Speed Chase

Multiple police departments joined in a chase for a carjacker early Sunday morning.


Firefighters used the Jaws of Life to free a man from this car.

Young Man Critically Hurt In Westminster Collision

A young man was critically injured in a violent two-car crash in Westminster Tuesday morning.


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Gardner Mother Killed, Daughter Injured In Westminster Crash

Authorities say a 27-year-old Gardner woman has died in a head-on crash in Westminster and her 9-year-old daughter has landed in the hospital.