Tractor Trailer Crash In Dover Takes Its Toll
(Dover, NH) - A tractor-trailer demolished an unmanned toll booth at the Dover toll plaza on the Spaulding Turnpike Thursday afternoon, but only minor injuries resulted.
State Police say the southbound truck struck the middle lane ez-pass toll booth before striking another car, ending up across the northbound lanes of the toll plaza. The truck driver, 47 year old Roland Joy and the driver of the car, 69 year old John Worley, were transported to the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.
The accident just before 3 tied up traffic on the highway for several hours.
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