Falmouth Police - Fatal Crash Involving Scooter

UPDATE - Falmouth Police ID victim...

2:45 p.m. Thursday Update

Falmouth Police have identified the deceased scooter operator as Richard Zielinski, age 70, of East Falmouth.

8:33 a.m. Thursday Update

Falmouth Police report that the scooter operator has succumbed to his injuries.  Police have not yet released the name of the victim.

Original Story:


From Falmouth Police (verbatim):

On 11/06/19 at approximately 14:50 hours, members of the Falmouth Police and Fire Departments responded to the intersection of John Parker Road and Sandwich Road in regard to a motor vehicle crash involving a motor scooter. Upon arrival officers located the operator of the scooter, a 70 year old East Falmouth man, on the ground. He received multiple serious injuries as a result of the collision and was transported to Falmouth Hospital for treatment. The operator of the second vehicle involved, remained on scene and was cooperative with the police.

The crash remains under investigation by the Falmouth Police Department and Massachusetts State Police’s Accident Reconstruction Team.

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