Mother and Child Hospitalized in Rollover Accident

ambulanceSANDWICH – A mother and child were taken to Cape Cod Hospital for evaluation this afternoon after the SUV they were riding in rolled over during an accident on Quaker Meeting House Road in Sandwich.

Fire crews were responding to another call when they came upon the scene around 12:40 p.m. near Lyndsey Way.

Fire Captain Timothy McMahon said he saw debris on the road along with a Jeep Liberty on its side.

The two passengers in the vehicle were being helped out of the sun roof when rescue crews arrived.

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McMahon said the injuries were minor and the mother and child were taken to the hospital as a precaution because of the nature of the accident.

There was a second vehicle involved in the accident but there were no other injuries.

Traffic was limited to one lane for a short time to clear the scene.