Dump truck driver killed after crashing into Colrain home

Massachusetts State Police assisting Colrain Police Department

COLRAIN, Mass. (WWLP) – Local and state police are at the site of a deadly accident on Jacksonville Road in Colrain, where a dump truck crashed into a home.

Massachusetts State Police spokesman Dave Procopio told 22News the driver of the dump truck has died. Procopio said no one was inside the home at the time of the crash.

Colrain and Massachusetts State Police were called to the home on 3 Jacksonville Road around 8:00 a.m.

One neighbor described for 22News what he saw, after he went outside, following the commotion.

“I heard screeching of the brakes, and a loud bang,” Jake Mattson said. “I looked outside, and saw the truck was in the house.”

The State Police Collision Analysis Reconstruction team is still trying to determine what caused the crash.