A four-vehicle crash on the Route 128 Extension has sent at least one person to the hospital, and has force the shutdown of the Extension to traffic between Blackburn Circle and the Eastern Avenue lights.
Beauport transported one person to Beverly Hospital, according to the fire department, after two vehicles collided head on shortly before 4 p.m., then had two other cars crash into the collision near the entrance to Gloucester Crossing.
Motorists are advised to avoid that area if possible.
We will update this story here at gloucestertimes.com as more information becomes available.
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