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      Two hospitalized after highway crash in Fall River

      Massachusetts State Police say a dump truck collided with a car on Route 24 in Fall River on Wednesday, Sept. 3, 2014.

      Two people were hospitalized after a dump truck collided with a car on Route 24 in Fall River on Wednesday.

      Massachusetts State Police said the accident happened at approximately 11:40 a.m. Only one lane of traffic remained open with vehicles backed up for more than one mile on the ramp for Airport Road during the investigation. The road was reopened just before 2 p.m.{}

      The Fall River Fire Department took both drivers, a 58-year-old man from Mattapan and a 47-year-old man from North Dartmouth, to Rhode Island Hospital. There was no immediate word on their condition.

      The cause of the accident remains under investigation.

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