In Clarksburg, Massachusetts, two motor vehicle accidents occurred on Sunday afternoon. An elderly Clarksburg man was killed a Ford Focus crashed into a Ford pick-up truck. Massachusetts state police said the car crash occurred at the intersection of Route 8 and Henderson Road just after 5:30pm. Clarence Demers, 87, died. The other drive, Peter Eoisvert, 44, was not injured, according to police.
The cause of that truck accident is being investigated.
Earlier in the afternoon, a woman was injured when her Toyota Tercel hit a Ford F-250 pick-up truck on Curran Highway (Route 8) in Adams. She was taken to North Adams Regional Hospital for medical care. Police did not reveal the identities of either person involved in that auto accident, which occurred around 3:45pm. The impact of the crash was so strong that it knocked the spare tire out from underneath the truck.