Deadly accident on slick roads in Dighton - 7News Boston WHDH-TV

Deadly accident on slick roads in Dighton

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BRIDGEWATER, Mass. (WHDH) - Winter weather moving into the Bay State created treacherous driving conditions on Monday, causing several accidents.

In Dighton a pickup truck slid off the road and burst into flames, killing the driver.

Officials said the elderly man drove off of the road, hit a tree and caused the fire. The accident happened on Horton Street and Old Horton Street.

The scene was cleared around 3 p.m.

Police were also called to crashes in Taunton and Wellesley due to snowy conditions.

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