February 27, 2012 – Walker Smith, 16, from Kingston, Massachusetts, sustained serious personal injuries in a single car crash. Smith was operating his Jeep on Route 106 in Bridgewater when the vehicle crossed the center line and collided head on with a tree on the opposite side of the road. The accident occurred at around 6:40 a.m. while Smith was traveling to Brockton High School.
Paramedics from the Bridgewater and East Bridgewater Fire Departments used using life saving tools to extract Smith from the vehicle. Smith was then transported by medical helicopter to Massachusetts General Hospital, where he is listed in good condition.
The accident remains under investigation.