Authorities ID driver who died after crashing into back of tractor-trailer on Mass Pike

GRAFTON, MASS. (WHDH) - State police have identified a motorist who died Tuesday after he veered off of the Massachusetts Turnpike in Grafton and into the back of a disabled tractor-trailer truck that was parked in the breakdown lane.

Troopers responding to reports of a crash on the westbound side of the highway about 2:30 p.m. found a white Ford Fusion crumpled up against the back of a tractor-trailer.

The driver, 32-year-old Joshua Glynn, of Plymouth, was pronounced dead at the scene due to injuries sustained in the crash, according to police.

The truck driver, a 45-year-old Florida man, was not injured.

The right travel lane and the breakdown lane were shut down while police worked at the scene.

The cause of this crash remains under investigation.

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