Multi-vehicle crash involving state police cruiser closes part of Mass Pike

FRAMINGHAM, Mass. (WHDH) – A multi-vehicle crash involving a state police cruiser Tuesday morning closed a section of the Mass Pike in Framingham.

All lanes were closed on I-90 eastbound near Exit 12  for about two hours while crews worked to clear the scene. They have since been reopened.

The crash resulted in injuries, according to police. The trooper involved reportedly suffered minor injuries. At least one person suffered serious injuries.

A medical helicopter and several ambulances were called to the scene.

Sky7 video showed a badly burned SUV and a damaged box truck, along with other vehicles and debris scattered across the highway.

Motorists are asked to avoid the area. Traffic is expected to be delayed due to the lengthy closure.