BREAKING: Police investigating motorcycle collision with Yarmouth Police cruiser…
The following is the actual YPD media statement:
NO SERIOUS INJURIES IN MOTORCYCLE CRASH
On Monday, July 1, 2019 at 4:21PM, a man operating a motorcycle eastbound on Route 28 collided with a westbound Yarmouth Police Department cruiser near the town line of Barnstable.
The crash occurred in heavy traffic and the small section of Route 28 was closed to allow for members of the Barnstable Police Department to conduct crash reconstruction services.
The initial investigation indicates the motorcyclist was passing a number of eastbound vehicles on the right side shoulder area of Route 28 and collided with the police cruiser as it was attempting to turn left into a service station.
The motorcyclist was transported to nearby Cape Cod Hospital by members of the Yarmouth Fire Department.
The motorcyclist is currently being treated for non-life threatening injuries.
The Police Officer is uninjured.
Members of the Barnstable County Sheriff’s Office Crime Scene Unit provided evidence collection services.
Traffic is expected to return to normal conditions by approximately 7:00PM.
Complete details of the incident will be released tomorrow at 10:00AM.