YARMOUTH, Mass. — A motorcycle and Yarmouth police cruiser collided Monday on Route 28 near the Barnstable town line.
The crash happened in heavy traffic around 4:15 p.m.
Yarmouth Police said the initial investigation indicates the motorcyclist was passing a number of cars on the right side shoulder area and collided with a police cruiser that was trying to turn left into a service station.
The motorcyclist was taken to Cape Cod Hospital to be treated for non-life threatening injuries.
The police officer in the cruiser wasn’t hurt.
A small portion of Route 28 was shut down for a short time while the Barnstable Police Department conducted crash reconstruction services and the Barnstable County Sheriff's Office Crime Scene Unit collected evidence.
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