Barnstable Police - Six Transported to Hospital Following Multi-Car Crash Involving Mashpee Ambulance

Ambulance, four vehicles and a landscape trailer towed from scene...

From the Barnstable Police Department (verbatim):

On 1/13/2020, at approximately 1010 hrs, a Mashpee FD ambulance was transporting patient to CCH on Falmouth Rd, Osterville in the area of East Osterville RD. The operator of the ambulance was using lights and siren.

A vehicle pulled out of East Osterville Road in an attempt to make a left turn (eastbound) on Falmouth Rd, striking the left front side of the ambulance. The ambulance then struck three other vehicles before coming to a stop. A total of six individuals were transported by COMM FD, three to CCH and three to Falmouth Hospital.

The ambulance, along with four vehicles and a landscape trailer were towed from the scene. Photographs were taken by the Barnstable County Sheriff’s Office.

The operator of the vehicle that struck the ambulance was issued a citation for failure to use care in starting. The crash is under investigation by Sgt Andrew McKenna and Patrol Officer John York.


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