Tractor-Trailer Accident Closes Route...

Tractor-Trailer Accident Closes Route...

There are 7 comments on the IBerkshires story from Apr 10, 2013, titled Tractor-Trailer Accident Closes Route.... In it, IBerkshires reports that:

A tractor-trailer crash along the infamous Dead Man's Curve on Route 2 left the driver trapped for more than an hour and dumped hundreds of pounds of lime across the steep incline above the Cold River.

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New Doc

Ilion, NY

#1 Apr 12, 2013
I didn't hear but was speed a factor here?
No place for truck ramp there

Since: Aug 12

United States

#2 Apr 12, 2013
You must be a "newbie". This is not uncommon.
common sense

Pittsfield, MA

#3 Apr 13, 2013
New Doc wrote:
I didn't hear but was speed a factor here?
No place for truck ramp there
This Rte 2 has been dangerous for a long time. If they would just change the rte number of the road it might not be so dangerous. I might choose rte 3 or rte 447 for instance. Obviously rte 2 is not working out for them. duh What is it going to take?
Old trucker

North Adams, MA

#4 Apr 14, 2013
common sense wrote:
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This Rte 2 has been dangerous for a long time. If they would just change the rte number of the road it might not be so dangerous. I might choose rte 3 or rte 447 for instance. Obviously rte 2 is not working out for them. duh What is it going to take?
Been around a long time never heard of rt. 3 or rt.447to avoid the Mohawk Trail ?
huh

Springfield, MA

#5 Apr 14, 2013
common sense wrote:
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This Rte 2 has been dangerous for a long time. If they would just change the rte number of the road it might not be so dangerous. I might choose rte 3 or rte 447 for instance. Obviously rte 2 is not working out for them. duh What is it going to take?
route 3 runs north and south from boston to the cape
Prediction

Holyoke, MA

#6 Apr 14, 2013
Me neither. Have we missed something
Old trucker

North Adams, MA

#7 Apr 14, 2013
huh wrote:
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route 3 runs north and south from boston to the cape
We are in the Berkshire not Boaton

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