Tewksbury Officer, Suspect Continue Recovering After Head-On Crash
May 09, 2019 10:34AM
● By Bill Gilman
A Tewksbury Police officer is continuing to recover from injuries sustained in a head-on crash in North Tewksbury earlier this week.
According to Middlesex DA Marian Ryan, the crash took place at 6:46 TEWKSBURY - On May 7, 2019 at approximately 6:46 a.m., on Route 133 near Cooney Road.
The officer, whose name has not been released, was believed to be traveling eastbound in a marked cruiser, when a white van allegedly crossed into the officer’s lane, striking the police cruiser head-on.
Both the officer and the driver of the van sustained serious, but not life-threatening, injuries and were transported to area hospitals for treatment.
The crash is being investigated by the Middlesex District Attorney’s Office, the Massachusetts State Police Collision and Analysis Reconstruction Section and Tewksbury Police. According to Ryan, additional charges may be filed.