Vehicle towing USPS mail truck crashes into pole on highway in Revere

REVERE, MASS. (WHDH) - A tow truck hauling a USPS mail truck crashed into a utility pole on a highway in Revere on Wednesday afternoon.

Emergency crews responding to a report of a crash on Route 1A north near Oak Island Street before 2 p.m. found a toppled utility pole resting on top of the tow truck, according to Revere police and MassDOT.

Both sides of the highway near Northshore Road have been closed as a result of the crash.

It’s not clear if anyone was injured in the crash.

The cause of the crash is under investigation.

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