Woman Crushed at Carwash in Peabody Thursday Afternoon, Route 1 Shut Down For Medevac

At approximately 14:30 hours today, Thursday October 27 2022, Cataldo EMS, Peabody Fire and Police and Troopers from the Mass State Police all responded to reports of a major trauma at Turnpike Car Wash, located just before the interchange with Interstate 95

When responders arrived on scene they located a female victim suffering from serious, crush type lower extremity injury. According to witnesses on scene the female victim became trapped between her vehicle and a truck when the truck lurched into drive smashing into the woman and then her car.

Due to the seriousness of her injuries, a medical helicopter was requested and Troopers shut down Route 1 in Peabody. The investigation into the crash was lead by Mass State Police SPDU and CARS.

At this time no further information is available on the victims condition. Additionally the State Police would not confirm if charges would be filed in relation to this incident.