Major crash with entrapment, Route 6A Yarmouthport; Dennis car vs pole and trees

Major crash with entrapment, Route 6A Yarmouthport

4-13-8-yp1_400YARMOUTH - Shortly after 10 p.m. Sunday, a car left Route 6A and crashed, ending up in a front yard near King's Way in Yarmouthport.

The driver 20-yearold Jenna Barr of Brewster was trapped and the driver's side of the vehicle had to be removed during the extrication.

After being removed, Barr was transported to the White's Path Christmas Tree Shop warehouse parking lot where Boston MedFlight landed. She was then flown to an undisclosed Boston hospital.

Story and photos by Richard Copley

Car vs pole and trees on Route 134 South Dennis

     Dennis paramedics work to free the victim of a single-car crash on Route 134.
SOUTH DENNIS - Around 5:20 p.m. Sunday, an older-model four-door Saturn sedan was headed south on Route 134 when its driver failed to negotiate a curve just south of Dennis Equipment Company. The vehicle, reported by a witness to be traveling at a high rate of speed, crossed the road and slammed into a utility pole on the east side of 134. The force of the collision spun the car sidewise and it came to rest wedged between two oak trees. Both airbags deployed and one of the Saturn's wheels was thrown a short distance from the scene of the crash. Dennis paramedics worked urgently on the wreck to free the young male victim whose injuries were judged to be potentially life threatening. He was transported to Cape Cod Hospital by Dennis rescue. Dennis police are investigating. NStar was called in to inspect the damaged pole. Story and photos by Kevin Morley 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