A driver with impaired reading skills plowed his truck into the ceiling of the Storrow tunnel eastbound this morning. The ceiling refused to yield, forcing the top of his truck to peel back like a sardine can and backing up Storrow Drive onto Soldiers Field Road way back by the Harvard Business School in Allston and causing similar delays on Memorial Drive when Storrow refugees... Read more
Hillary tweets a big rig sardine-canned on Storrow Drive westbound tonight, spilling crap everywhere.
UPDATE: I've been informed in no uncertain terms it doesn't count for the pool unless the truck is actually stuck (preferably with its top ripped off).
At 11:25 a.m, Hillary tweeted:
Moving truck stopped on Storrow WB near Copley.
OK, so we had a stuck truck on Saturday, but really, that was just a prelim. Place your wagers on times and spots for the Labor Day Weekend Storrow Pool.
GlenDiesel, meanwhile, suggests a new Boston fall tradition:
I want to drink a pumpkin beer on top of a bridge over Storrow Drive that has a moving truck stuck underneath it... Read more
Michael Moura reports on an incident around 1:15 this morning on Storrow Drive eastbound by the pedestrian crossing at Dartmouth Street. The victim was taken to Tufts Medical Center in serious condition:
It is unclear at this time whether it was a medical condition, suicide attempt, or was physically pushed off.
State Police report:
Upon arrival, troopers encountered an 18 year old Sherborn, MA... Read more
Mike Mac captured the scene on Storrow Drive yesterday.
Steven Ganeles watched the sun come up around 6:30 this morning from 10 Buick St. Click on the photo for a larger version.... Read more
A Woburn man with an apparent inability to drive sober faces a hearing tomorrow that could have him locked up without bail for 90 days on charges he drove drunk down Storrow Drive and the Harvard Bridge on Friday, the Suffolk County District Attorney's office reports.
Thomas McCue, 42, was arrested early Friday after a State Trooper clocked him doing 85 m.p.h. on Storrow westbound... Read more
Roving UHub photographers the McGregors captured the scene around 8:50 p.m. on the outbound side of Storrow Drive by Fairfield, where a brilliant truck driver managed to miss all the clues that Storrow Drive wasn't designed for 18-wheelers like his, but at least managed to stop just short of... Read more
Firefighters used the Jaws of Life to extract two men from a burning, crushed Infiniti on Storrow Drive eastbound at the exit to Kenmore Square around 4:20 a.m., the Boston Fire Department reports:
The vehicle burst into flames. The impact of the crash trapped the two occupants.
Both men suffered burns and multiple injuries, but were conscious when extracted, the department says, adding... Read more