Accident on Route 6 in Harwich Sends One to Hospital, Halts Traffic

ER medical symbolHARWICH – A four vehicle accident on Route 6 Eastbound in Harwich this afternoon crippled traffic and sent one passenger to Cape Cod Hospital with non life-threatening injuries.

According to Cap. Donald Parker of the Harwich Fire Department, a rear end crash caused a chain reaction just east of exit 9 around 4:15 p.m.

The road was closed briefly while crews transported the victim and cleaned up.

Traffic was affected for close to an hour for motorists heading in both directions.

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The State Police are investigating the accident.

Dennis Fire crews and Harwich Police assisted at the scene.

Parker said the whole area was just a mess.