Four people injured in ambulance-involved crash in Falmouth

Four people injured in ambulance-involved crash in Falmouth

FALMOUTH, Mass. — Four people, including two Mashpee paramedics, were injured in a multi-vehicle crash Friday evening in Falmouth, according to a press release from the town's police department.

According to a preliminary investigation by officials, a Toyota Camry traveling east on Route 151 struck a passing Mashpee ambulance after the car veered over the centerline. The impact of the crash pushed the ambulance into the eastbound lane, where it struck a Jeep Grand Cherokee head-on.

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The crash occurred around 5:30 p.m. on Friday evening on Route 151 near Ranch Road in Falmouth.

All four people sustained non-life-threatening injuries in the crash. One of the victims transported to the hospital was the patient originally being treated in the ambulance at the time of the crash. All of the vehicles involved sustained heavy front-end damage.

Falmouth Police and the Barnstable County Sheriff's Office are investigating the crash.