Yarmouth Police Charge 81-Year-Old in Crash with Motorcycle

Police have requested driver's license to be suspended immediately...
The scene at Route 6A and Strawberry Hill Lane in Yarmouth Port Saturday after an 81 year old man ran a stop sign and collided with a motorcycle. (YPD photo)

From the Yarmouth Police Department (verbatim):

81 YEAR OLD CHARGED WITH CAUSING CRASH WITH MC

On Saturday, August 10, 2019 at 11:55AM, Yarmouth Police and Fire Departments responded to Route 6A and Strawberry Lane in Yarmouth Port for a crash involving a 2019 Cadillac and a 2013 Harley Davidson. 

Investigation by Yarmouth Police Department Patrol Officer Ryan Golden revealed the driver of the Cadillac failed to stop at the stop sign and pulled out in front of the eastbound Harley-Davidson. 

The 51 year old motorcyclist from Plymouth was propelled over the top of the sedan. He was treated by members of the Yarmouth Fire Department and transported to Cape Cod Hospital where is expected to fully recover. 

His wife who was the passenger was uninjured. 

Both vehicles were towed from the scene and traffic diverted. 

The 81 year old driver from Yarmouthport was charged with two motor vehicle offenses—-Failure to Stop and Operating to Endanger—- and his license was requested to be immediately suspended.


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