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. welcomes thoughtful comments and the varied opinions of our readers. We are in no way obligated to post or allow comments that our moderators deem inappropriate. We reserve the right to delete comments we perceive as profane, vulgar, threatening, offensive, racially-biased, homophobic, slanderous, hateful or just plain rude. Commenters may not attack or insult other commenters, readers or writers. Commenters who persist in posting inappropriate comments will be banned from commenting on