Crash on Cranberry Hwy Shuts Road Down

UPDATED PRESS RELEASE 5:30 pm:

As a result of the accident at approximately 1:10 this afternoon on Rte. 28 (Cranberry Hwy.) in Wareham, one vehicle operator, a 67 year old Wareham/Plymouth man died at Tobey Hospital in Wareham. The name of this male will not be released at this time, pending notification of family members.

The second operator, a 61 year old Carver man, was treated for sustained injuries at Tobey Hospital as well.

Investigation of the incident is currently being conducted by the Mass. State Police C.A.R.S. Unit.

 

ORIGINAL PRESS RELEASE:

At approximately 1:10 pm on Tuesday, January 26, 2016, officers of the Wareham Police Department responded to a reported motor vehicle accident involving two vehicles and two seriously injured parties in the area of 2305 Cranberry Hwy. (Rte. 28).

Investigation of the motor vehicle crash is currently under investigation, and further information will be released when available.