Articles Tagged with personal injury accidents

Six-Vehicle Pile-up Accident in North Attleboro Causes InjuriesHyannis, MA (July 9, 2018) – A three vehicle collision has been reported in Hyannis, Massachusetts Monday evening.  The accident took place at the corner of West Main and Pine Streets just before noon on Monday.  The crash caused one vehicle to roll over onto its roof, according to Hyannis Fire Lieutenant Jeffrey Huska.

Hyannis police along with fire and rescue officials came to West Main to assist an injured woman.  The woman received treatment on scene and was later transported to nearby Cape Cod Hospital for additional medical attention.  Her injuries are not believed to be life-threatening.

Traffic in the area was slowed for about an hour while officials worked the crash scene.  No charges were issued as a result of the accident, however, the investigation into the crash and its cause remains ongoing at this time.

download-6-1-300x168Mashpee, MA (July 4, 2018) – A child playing on Wakeby Pond suffered a severe leg injury on Tuesday evening.  The accident happened around 6:00 pm near Route 130.  According to initial reports, the child was in a tube on the pond when the injury occurred.   The child was apparently struck by a boat.  A medflight helicopter was called in airlift the young victim to a hospital.  However, authorities soon learned that the helicopter was too far away and instead elected to have the child transported by ambulance to Hasbro Childrens Hospital. It is not immediately clear if the was struck by the propeller or some other part of the boat.

The child’s injury has been classified as serious but no further details are given at this time.  The incident remains under investigation with local authorities as of Wednesday.

Massachusetts Personal Injury Accidents