1 person killed in Hingham crash

HINGHAM, Mass. (AP) — One person was killed Friday in a single-vehicle crash in Hingham, police said.

Troopers responded to the crash around 7:20 a.m. on Route 3 southbound, according to Massachusetts State Police. Emergency workers removed the driver from the car, which soon became became engulfed in flames, police said.

The driver was pronounced dead after being taken to South Shore Hospital. The person’s name was not released as officials tried to notify family members.

State police said the crash is under investigation.

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