4-car crash sends pickup truck into Dorchester residence

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A pickup truck driver veered off the street and struck a close-by residence after colliding with one other automobile Tuesday morning, police mentioned.

A four-car crash in Dorchester despatched a pickup truck careening into a close-by home Tuesday morning, Massachusetts State Police mentioned. 

Emergency crews responded to Gallivan Boulevard at Oakridge Avenue round 9 a.m., state police mentioned in a press launch. Although 4 vehicles had been broken within the crash, officers mentioned two of the autos had been parked on the time. 

A preliminary investigation instructed that the chain of occasions started when a Ford F-150 pushed by a 63-year-old Dorchester man collided with a Jeep Wrangler pushed by a 19-year-old Dedham man, in accordance with state police. The impression brought on the F-150 to veer off the street and strike the inspiration of a home at 85 Gallivan Blvd., whereas the Wrangler struck two autos parked on Oakridge Avenue.

State police mentioned the F-150 driver was taken to an area hospital, probably with minor accidents. A 63-year-old Dorchester girl who was a passenger within the truck had no reported accidents. 

Metropolis of Boston inspectors responded to the scene to guage injury to the house, in accordance with the press launch. A BMW X3 and a Honda Odyssey van had been the parked autos broken within the crash.

State police mentioned the reason for the crash is underneath investigation.