Sandwich Fire: Man MedFlighted Due to Diving Injury

Firefighters rescued victim from water at the boardwalk...
Sandwich firefighters wait for a MedFlight chopper to land after a man suffered serious injuries in diving incident. (SFD photo)

From the Sandwich Fire Department:

An adult male suffered a back and spinal injury after jumping off the boardwalk around 8pm.

Sandwich Fire crews extricated the man from the water and transported him to the Wing School to meet the Boston Med Flight helicopter who transported him to a Boston Hospital. 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