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Serious injuries after 18 wheeler rollover on highway in Wareham

9 Aug

Police, fire, and EMS responded Monday night to a tractor-trailer rollover at the intersection of I-195 and I-495. Jaws of life had to be used to free two people from the cab of the semi truck. At least one person was seriously injured, and Boston Medflight was requested. Med 1 landed on the highway at the scene and flew one victim to Beth Israel Deaconess medical center in Boston. Lanes remain closed as the Massachusetts State Police Collision & Accident Reconstruction Team (CART) investigates the accident.

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Cranberry Highway closed in Wareham after pedestrian struck

20 Jul

A person was struck by a large pickup truck tonight, on Cranberry Highway near the intersection with Onset Avenue. The victim, described only as a 57 year old, was found unconscious and lying in the roadway with injuries to the head and legs. They were transported by ambulance to the Tobey Hospital with severe injuries. Cranberry Highway is shut down from the accident scene to the Bourne line while police investigate the accident.
The patient was later flown from Tobey Hospital to Boston Medical Center by Boston Medflight Med 1.