Barnstable Police Officer Struck by Vehicle

Injured officer transported by MedFlight...
Barnstable Police at the scene of a traffic detail where an officer was struck by a vehicle Thursday morning in Marstons Mills. (BPD photo)

From the Barnstable Police Department (verbatim):

A Barnstable Police Officer was struck by a vehicle while working a traffic detail on Newton Road near River Road in Marstons Mills at about 11:30 this morning. The Officer has been transported to a Boston area hospital via medflight with what appear to be non-life threatening leg and facial injuries.

The name of the injured Officer is being withheld pending family notification. The driver of the vehicle involved remained on the scene and is cooperating with investigators from the Barnstable Police Traffic Division. 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