WASHINGTON — A tractor-trailer went off the road Wednesday morning, Nov. 30 and into a stream off Route 17.

The crash was reported at 7:05 a.m.

According to the Knox County Sheriff’s Office, the tractor trailer was driven by Alec Reynolds, 72, of Unity. Reynolds was driving east when he lost control on icy roads and went off Route 17 near the Fitch Road and into the Davis Stream.

The driver suffered injuries and was taken to a local hospital, according to the Sheriff’s Office.

That section of road is closed until the vehicle is removed. Traffic is being rerouted.

Washington Fire, Union Emergency Medical Services, the Maine State Police, the Maine Department of Transportation and Statewide Towing assisted at the scene.