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Quarry death prompts parking curbs in Milford

Posted by Ralph Ranalli June 17, 2007 01:10 PM

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Teens jump into Milford quarry last month
(Globe staff photo by Bill Polo)

MILFORD

The town will erect "No Parking" signs along part of Route 85 in an effort to prevent people from parking on the road to access nearby water-filled quarries.

A Framingham teenager drowned in one of the quarries recently. At the request of Police Chief Thomas O'Loughlin, selectmen have approved placing signs on the road from the Interstate 495 ramps to the Hopkinton border. The signs will indicate that vehicles can be towed if parked on the road.

- Kyle Alspach

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