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Head-On Crash with Overturn and Entrapment in Falmouth

By PETER LOBO, Correspondent | June 21, 2021 | MASSACHUSETTS

Story No. 062321100

FALMOUTH, MA - On June 21st around 7:45 P.M., Falmouth Police received a call for a car on its roof on Route 151 at Doran Drive. Falmouth Fire responded with Engine 33, Ladder 26 and Ambulances 36 and 37.

Police reported a head-on crash with one individual trapped and requested a push from the fire units. Engine 33 used the Jaws of Life to extricate one individual in the overturned car. Ladder 26 extricated the other driver.

Medflight was requested for the person in the overturned car, but was grounded due to weather. Both drivers were transported to Falmouth Hospital. A police reconstruction team was on scene for several hours.

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