Massachusetts AG opens investigation into Westfield Transport, Inc.

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IS LIVE NOW WITH THIS LATEST
DEVELOPMENT. CHERISE: THE ATTORNEY GENERAL’S
OFFICE IN MASSACHUSETTS IS NOT
REVEALING MUCH ABOUT THE
INVESTIGATION, BECAUSE IT’S
CURRENTLY ACTIVE AND ONGOING. THIS IS VIDEO OF THE ADDRESS
THAT HAD BEEN LISTED FOR
WESTFIELD TRANSPORT. NEWS 9 INVESTIGATES HAS JUST
LEARNED THROUGH THE
MASSACHUSETTS SECRETARY OF
STATE’S OFFICE THAT THE COMPANY
WAS VOLUNTARILY DISSOLVED ON
JULY 3. WHEN WE CALLED THERE THIS
AFTERNOON, A MAN WHO ANSWERED
THE PHONE TOLD US THERE WAS NO
COMMENT AND WESTFIELD TRANSPORT
INC. NO LONGER EXISTS. DAYS AFTER THE CRASH A MAN WHO
SAID HE WAS A CO-OWNER TOLD US
THE COMPANY WAS COOPERATING WITH
AUTHORITIES. ACCORDING TO THE FEDERAL MOTOR
CARRIER SAFETY ADMINISTRATION,
WHICH REGULATES THE NATION’S
TRUCKING INDUSTRY, WESTFIELD
TRANSPORT HAD FIVE DRIVERS
WORKING FOR IT AND HAD SEEN MULTIPLE VIOLATIONS OVER THE
YEARS, INCLUDING TWO INSTANCES
IN 2018 IN WHICH DRIVERS HAD
BEEN IN POSSESSION OF DRUGS, AS
WELL AS VIOLATIONS OF DRIVER
FITNESS INCLUDING SEVERAL FOR DRIVERS NOT HAVING COMMERCIAL
DRIVER’S LICENSES, OR DRIVING
WITH A SUSPENDED LICENSE. THE INVESTIGATION IS THE LATEST
FALLOUT OVER THE DEADLY CRASH IN
RANDOLPH THAT KILLED SEVEN
MEMBERS OF THE JAR HEADS
MOTORCYCLE CLUB. MEANTIME THE COMPANY AND
ZHUKOVSKYY ARE NAMED IN A
LAWSUIT FILED BY A MOTORCYCLIST
WHO WAS BADLY INJURED IN THE
CRASH. IT CLAIMS THE COMPANY SHOULD
HAVE KNOWN ABOUT ZHUKOVSKYY’S
HISTORY OF DRIVING VIOLATIONS. LIVE IN THE STUDIO, CHER


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