Orleans water rescue; Harwich crash

Victim taken to hospital after boat capsizes
ORLEANS
- One person was taken to Cape Cod Hospital after their boat capsized on Pleasant Bay. Rescuers responded to the scene off Quanset Road around 5 PM and found the victim already being assisted by civilians. Further details were not immediately available.

Six treated in Harwich crash
HARWICH
- Six people were evaluated, one of them was taken to Cape Cod Hospital after a multi car crash in Harwich Saturday afternoon.

The crash happened around 4:15 on Route 137 at Fieldhouse Lane.

Several ambulances from surrounding towns were called to evaluate the victims at the scene.

Route 137 was closed down until the wreckage could be cleared. Harwich Police are investigating the cause of the crash.

Posted on 8/19 at 4:45 PM; updated on 8/20 at 2:00 AM; photos courtesy of BWS.

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