BOSTON (CBS) — A Massachusetts State Police Trooper and another man were hurt after the man rear-ended a cruiser on Interstate 93 in Dorchester around 3 a.m. Friday.
The trooper, a 56-year-old man assigned to the detective unit, was not stopped in traffic next to a work zone on the highway. He was injured but not transported, said State Police.
The other driver, a 28-year-old Dorchester man in a Honda Civic, was taken to Boston Medical Center with non-life-threatening injuries.
Both cars were seriously damaged.
It is unclear what caused the crash. Sources told WBZ-TV State Police are looking into whether alcohol played a role.
No charges have been filed at this time.