Forklift came off trailer, fell onto road

Image Courtesy: Greenfield Police Department
Image Courtesy: Greenfield Police Department

GREENFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – Part of Route 2 in Greenfield was closed for hours Monday after a forklift came off a truck that was hauling it.

Image Courtesy: Greenfield Police Department
Image Courtesy: Greenfield Police Department

Both sides of the roadway were closed near the Gill town line at Factory Hollow Road late Monday morning. Heavy equipment had to be brought in to get the forklift upright and hauled away.

No injuries were reported.

Greenfield police are still investigating the cause of the accident.

The roadway re-opened to traffic around noontime.

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