Few things are as impermanent as Peterson's fence in East Harwich
This time the accident came from another direction. This Comcast truck with cherry picker was traveling south from Orleans on Route 39 and swerved to miss a car, ending up in Julie Peterson's front yard. In bottom photo, the BMW drives off and Sgt. Kevin Considine writes up the ticket
EAST HARWICH - Corner of Route 39 and Pleasant Bay Road
Seeing Julie Peterson's fence knocked down is nothing new for residents of this neighborhood, but the other times the offending car or truck was always coming from the west on Pleasant Bay Road.
This time a Comcast truck with cherry picker was traveling south down Route 39 from Orleans and swerved to miss a BMW sedan, ending up in the Peterson front yard. Michael Lear, 33, of Boston will be charged with failing to yield at Pleasant Bay Road and Route 39.
Driving this black BMW, he pulled out in front of this Comcast truck causing the truck to swerve and hit a tree. Above on left, the BMW drives off, and on right, Sgt. Kevin Considine speaks to the driver and passengers of the BMW, which had minor damage. No injuries reported. (Photos by Jake O'Callaghan)
Two-car accident in Wellfleet sends woman to hospital
Det. John Taylor checks the damage to this Lexus at the intersection of Main Street and Route 6. The driver ran a light into the the pickup on right.
- Det. John Taylor checks the damage to a Lexus SUV (above left) at the intersection of Main Street and Route 6, Monday at 11 a.m.
The woman driving the Lexus reportedly ran a red light and was broadsided by a red Ford F250 pick-up.
The Lexus driver was transported to Cape Cod Hospital by paramedics with unknown injuries.
A Labrador Retriever in the woman's vehicle died from injuries sustained in the crash and a second dog was seriously injured.
(Photos by Jake O'Callaghan)
Dennis man accused of assaulting pregnant girlfriend
CHATHAM - Chatham police charged a Dennis man after he allegedly assaulted his girlfriend before crashing his car. Police responded to a house party on Pond View Avenue about 7:30 p.m. Sunday and say 21-year old Mark Thomasson speed off at an estimated 70 mph on Route 28. A short time later they found his car crashed into a pole near Ridgevale Road. Thomasson who was not injured was charged with assault and battery on a pregnant woman and larceny over $250 for allegedly stealing the woman's cell phone. The woman was treated at the scene of the crash and released.