WORCESTER – State police responded to an accident between a school bus and a pedestrian on Interstate 290 westbound Tuesday afternoon.
Traffic is backed up on the westbound side of the highway from the crash scene to the Plantation Street exit.
According to police, officers responded to a reported car crash near Exit 18, the Lincoln Square exit, around 1:38 p.m. The crash involved a school bus and a pedestrian. Worcester Emergency Medical Services transported the injured pedestrian to UMass Medical Center-University Campus for a head injury.
Troopers from the Massachusetts State Police Collision Analysis and Reconstruction Section and Crime Scene Services Section are helping with the investigation into the cause of the crash.