WILMINGTON (CBS) – A Wilmington road was down to one lane for a brief time during the Tuesday morning commute after it appears a truck dumped debris in the middle of the road.
It happened around 6 a.m. on Ballardvale Street near Target. Police described the area as a “large debris field.”READ MORE: TD Garden Requiring Vaccination Or Negative COVID Test For Bruins, Celtics Games And Concerts
Traffic Alert: Ballardvale Street from Target to Charles River Labs is down to one lane due to a large debris field in the roadway. Anyone with information about a possible truck dumping debris around 6am this morning call WPD at 979-658-5071. #MATraffic pic.twitter.com/pTzWyZVqWv
— Wilmington MA Police (@WilmingtonMAPD) March 3, 2020READ MORE: Woman Arrested For Stabbing Morton Hospital Worker
Pictures showed a mattress, chairs, and other pieces of garbage piled in the road.
Less than an hour later, the area was reopened after Department of Public Works employees cleaned up the debris.MORE NEWS: Retired Hudson, New Hampshire, Police Sgt. Donna Briggs Killed By Hit And Run Driver
Anyone with information about the truck that dumped the debris is asked to call Wilmington Police.