On Monday 5/08/2017 at approximately 10:30 pm Wellfleet PD & FD responded to a single vehicle crash in the area 30 Old Truro Road, Wellfleet. Upon their arrival, they located a white 2015 Toyota Rav4 off the roadway in the woods. The operator, sole occupant of the vehicle was being assisted outside the vehicle by neighbors and walking around. An examination of the scene showed where the vehicle had gone off the road, striking the utility pole, through the vegetation, rolling over and coming to the final resting spot, laying on the driver’s side.
The operator was identified as Emily Parkington, 18 years of age from Wellfleet and was transported to Cape Cod Hospital for an evaluation for non-life threatening injuries.
Eversource & Verizon responded to replace the damage pole and restore power to those affected.
Silver Cloud Towing responded and staged awaiting to recover and tow the 2015 Toyota Rav4.
Wellfleet PD is hoping to get the road open to traffic by 9:00 am (press release being released at 8:00 am).
The accident remains under investigation by the Wellfleet PD.
Chief R. Fisette