Morning Crash in Wellfleet Closes Route 6 for 90 Minutes

One driver hospitalized...

From the Wellfleet Police Department:

Motor Vehicle Crash

On Thursday, April 12, 2018 at approximately 7:23 am, Wellfleet Police officers responded to a report of a head on motor vehicle accident on Route Six near West Rd. Upon arrival, officers observed two vehicles, a 2017 Nissan Infiniti operated by male operator from Wellfleet, MA and a 2015 Chevrolet Van operated by male operator of Harwich, MA, involved in the accident. The Wellfleet and Eastham Fire departments arrived on location and began treating victims. One victim was transported to Cape Cod Hospital with non-life-threatening injuries. Route Six remained closed for approximately one and one-half hours while traffic was detoured around the accident scene.

The cause of the accident is unknown at this time and is currently under investigation by the Wellfleet Police Department. 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