The driver of a tractor-trailer that crashed on the I-91 exit 24 off-ramp in Whately is recovering from his injuries at the hospital. The 18 wheeler went over a guardrail and flipped upside down Monday around 2:30 a.m. The truck was carrying large bags of flour which burst open upon impact. The driver had to be rescued from the cab. His dog also escaped serious injury. The exit was closed for several hours after the crash but is now re-opened.
Even the most patriotic among us can learn something from these little-known facts about Independence Day.
More than 40 million Americans are expected to hit the road for the long holiday weekend.
While a domestic road trip might appear like an affordable alternative to traveling abroad, costs can easily spiral out of control.
For hundreds of thousands of veterans with post-traumatic stress disorder, symptoms can be worsened by the cracks and thunder of celebratory fireworks.