Sandwich Fire Report on Tractor Trailer vs. Car

MedFlight request canceled due to deterioration in patient's condition...

From the Sandwich Fire Department (Verbatim)

SANDWICH — On December 12, 2019 at 3:19pm the Sandwich Fire Department responded to a motor vehicle crash in the area of Race Lane @ Settlers Path. On arrival units found a car versus tractor trailer. The adult male driver of the car was pinned inside the vehicle. Sandwich Firefighters rapidly extricated the patient who suffered multiple traumatic injuries.

Medflight was requested to the Cape Cod Airfield in Marstons Mills and then cancelled due to a deterioration of the patient’s condition and patient transported by ground to Cape Cod Hospital. The driver of the tractor trailer was not injured in the accident. Sandwich Police assisted on scene with traffic control and will be investigating the accident.

John J. Burke
Fire Chief
Sandwich Fire Department


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