Collision briefly closes State Road in VH

Emergency crews respond to a two-vehicle crash in Vineyard Haven Thursday. — Connie Berry


A two-car collision near Martha’s Vineyard Bank on State Road in Vineyard Haven Thursday shutdown traffic for about 20 minutes while first responders worked the scene and ramp trucks hauled the vehicles from the scene. One motorist was taken to Martha’s Vineyard Hospital with minor injuries, according to Tisbury Fire Chief Greg Leland. Tisbury Police, Tisbury Fire and EMS, and the Massachusetts State Police responded.