May 4, 2016 9:01 AM
Box truck rolls over on Route 101 in Merrimack after parts detach from frame
MERRIMACK - A portion of a box truck detached from its frame, causing the vehicle to roll over on Route 101A Tuesday, police said.
Police said the truck registered to Perform Plus Inc in Amherst was hauling plastic pallets at the time of the accident.
Police said a metal rail which mounted the box portion of truck had deteriorated and when the truck turned, the pallets shifted causing extra stress on the rail.
Traffic was shifted to one lane as the truck was removed, causing traffic congestion.