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WICKED LOCAL: Motorcyclist seriously injured in Manomet crash

A motorcyclist suffered serious head injuries Thursday night in a crash in a Manomet development. Police said the 26-year-old man was not wearing a helmet when his motorcycle crashed into a portable basketball hoop on Shallow Pond Lane at 6:37 p.m.
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Crash in Pine Hills sends one to the hospital

A 35-year-old Kingston man was injured in a car crash on State Road, Friday afternoon. According to Captain John Rogers, the driver was headed north, just past the Pine Hills when he hit a curb, then crashed into a tree. The airbag was deployed, Rogers said, and the driver was taken to Beth Israel Deaconess Hospital-Plymouth. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Crashes send two to hospital

Two people were taken to the hospital in two separate motor vehicle accidents approximately 12 hours apart in Manomet. The first accident happened around noon Monday on State Road. According to Captain John Rogers, a 47-year-old man from Abington crashed his motorcycle near Stop and Shop. The man had allegedly had a verbal confrontation with another driver before the accident. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Feds require new safety upgrades for Pilgrim Station and similar reactors

Pilgrim Nuclear Power Station will have to improve the containment vents for its reactor under new rules issued by the Nuclear Regulatory Commission. The federal agency is requiring nuclear power plants, like Pilgrim, with Mark 1 or Mark II boiling water reactors to modify the reactor vents to be able to withstand severe accidents, including ones that damage the reactor core, according to the order issued Thursday. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Two hurt in crash on Rocky Hill Road

Mechanical assistance was needed to extract a  64-year-old Plymouth woman from her car after she was involved in an accident on Rocky Hill Road, Saturday afternoon. According to Capt. John Rogers, she was taken to Jordan Hospital with non-life-threatening injuries. The accident reportedly occurred when another driver, heading south on Rocky Hill Road, crossed traffic lanes hitting the woman’s car. That driver, a 19-year-old Plymouth man, was taken to Jordan Hospital with minor injuries. He will be cited in the incident, Rogers said. Continue Reading →

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Underage driver found with alcohol at accident scene

A Crescent Avenue man, 20, was arrested for possession of alcohol after an accident on Samoset Street early Saturday morning. According to Capt. John Rogers, the driver was traveling west on Samoset Street, when he turned left onto Oak Street, causing another driver, heading east, to crash into his car. Upon investigation, he told police he had alcohol in the trunk of his car. He was also cited for failing to yield. The operator of the second car, a 67-year-old Plymouth woman, was taken to Jordan Hospital with minor injuries. Continue Reading →

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White Horse Beach home hit by car

 A White Horse Beach area man was cited for reckless driving after smashing   his car into a Taylor Avenue house Sunday night.  According to Capt. John Rogers, there was evidence the driver, 20, was  speeding and driving recklessly when he crashed his car into 248 Taylor Avenue at around 8 p.m., damaging the front porch. Alcohol was not a factor, Rogers said. One person was in the house when the incident occurred. No one was hurt. Continue Reading →

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Plymouth police log and arrests for November 16 to November 18

November 16
12:02 p.m. Threats on Ship Pond Road
12:58 p.m. Fraud on Winthrop Road
2:27 p.m. Larceny on Long Pond Road
4:29 p.m. Domestic disturbance on Long Pond Road
6:42 p.m. Animal complaint on Hollis Road
11:27 p.m. Suspicious activity on Manomet Road
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Plymouth police log for November 13

7:53 a.m. Arson on Cutter Drive
10:30 a.m. Motor vehicle accident with injuries on Beaver Dam Road
A Beaver Brook Road man, 30, was taken to Jordan Hospital with minor injuries after his car hydroplaned off the road and hit a pole. 10:45 a.m. Suspicious activity on State Road
10:08 p.m. Motor vehicle accident with property damage and leaving the scene on White Horse Road
10:58 p.m. Suspicious activity on Clifford Road

November 14
3:41 a.m. Suspicious activity on Webster Reach
5:37 a.m. Suspicious activity on Clifford Road Continue Reading →

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Police looking for hit, hit, hit and run driver

Police are looking for the driver of a car that hit a home, among other things, in White Horse Beach late Tuesday night. According to Capt. John Rogers, a witness reported the vehicle was traveling north on Taylor Avenue around 10 p.m. and then failed to make the turn onto White Horse Road. The car, Rogers said, reportedly hit a some wood, briefly went airborne, hit a house, and then a utility pole before continuing on its way. The car, but not the driver. was found on Charlemont Road. Continue Reading →

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Plymouth police log for October 25

8:38 a.m. Breaking and entering of a motor vehicle on Long Pond Road
GPS reported stolen from unlocked car. 8:37 a.m. Motor vehicle accident with property damage and leaving the scene on State Road
Caller reports they were hit by another car which then sped off. 11:02 a.m. Fraud on State Road
Phony prescription reportedly passed at Manomet CVS. 11:37 a.m. Suspicious activity on Rocky Hill Road
12:48 p.m. Harassment on Rigsdale Way
3:21 p.m. Motor vehicle accident on State Road Continue Reading →

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Plymouth police log for October 16

8:39 a.m. Larceny on Beach Street
9:48 a.m. Traffic complaint on State Road
12:08 p.m. Suspicious activity on Manomet Avenue
12:36 p.m. Burglary on Clifford Road
12:45 p.m. Suspicious activity on Long Pond Road
1:58 p.m. Motor vehicle accident on Long Pond Road
2:13 p.m. Forgery on Farnham Drive
3:13 p.m. Larceny on Taylor Avenue
No trespassing sign stolen. It was later found damaged. 5:50 p.m. Burglary on Clifford Road
6:40 p.m. Burglary on Doten Road
11:56 p.m. OUI on State Road Continue Reading →

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Plymouth Police Log for October 11

8:40 a.m. Suspicious activity on State Road
9:24 a.m. Animal complaint on Ship Pond Road
4:08 p.m. Motor vehicle accident on Route 3
5:26 p.m. General disturbance on State Road
5:42 p.m. Animal complaint on Landfall Lane
5:47 p.m. Burglary on Country Club Drive
Laptop, camera and jewelry taken. No forced entry . 6:56 p.m. Burglary on Hollis Road
Apple Mac computer and costume jewelry taken. No forced entry. Continue Reading →

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Plymouth Police Log for October 9 and October 10

October 9
8:00 a.m. Motor vehicle accident on Long Pond Road
8:37 a.m. Traffic complaint on Long Pond Road
12:19 pm. Burglary on Park Avenue
4:59 p.m. Fraud on Melix Avenue East
7:11 p.m. Burglary on Ship Pond Road
7:19 p.m. Burglary on Corvette Drive
7:53 p.m. Suspicious activity on Shore Drive
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Cape Cod woman hurt in Route 3 crash

An East Falmouth woman was taken to the hospital following a rollover accident on Route 3, Friday morning. According to Capt. John Rogers, the driver, 54, was traveling north, just past Exit 3, when she was allegedly cut-off by a silver SUV. She reportedly swerved into the breakdown lane, her car then rolled over, landing on the passenger side. The woman was able to climb out of her vehicle, but was taken to Jordan Hospital as a precaution. The driver of the silver SUV did not stop after the accident. Continue Reading →

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Plymouth police log for October 4 to October 8

October 4

8:05 a.m. Noise complaint on Rocky Hill Road
1:44 p.m. Larceny on Manomet Avenue
3:26 p.m. Simple assault on Long Pond Road
3:58 p.m. Suspicious activity on Brook Road
9:56 p.m. Explosives on Seaview
10:58 p.m. Suspicious activity on Ellisville Drive

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Crash on State Road sends two to hospital

<p dir=3D”ltr”>A Bourne man is in critical, but stable condition at B=
righam and Women&#39;s Hospital after crashing his motorcycle Saturday =
evening.</p>
<p dir=3D”ltr”>According to Capt. John Rogers, the man was traveling =
north at high speed on State Road. He lost control of his bike north of Pow=
erhouse Road, crashing into a car driven by a 48-year-old Sagamore Beach wo=
men, and then hitting a guardrail.</p>
<p dir=3D”ltr”>The motorcyclist, 41, was taken to South Shore Hospita=
l, and then to Boston, with what were described as serious leg and head inj=
uries. The other victim was taken to South Shore Hospital with less serious=
injuries.</p>
<p dir=3D”ltr”>Rogers said the biker will be summonsed to court on se=
veral charges, including operating a motor vehicle with a suspended license=
.</p>
<p dir=3D”ltr”>Part of State Road was closed for several hours while =
accident investigators examined the scene.</p>
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Plymouth woman in critical condition after Pine Hills crash

<p>A Plymouth woman is in critical but stable condition at a Boston H=
ospital after being pinned in her car for 40 minutes after driving off Stat=
e Road in the Pine Hills Monday morning.</p>
<p>According to Capt. John Rogers, the driver, 33, suffered extensive=
injuries when she went off the road near Davis Curve. She was pinned to th=
e dashboard and steering column of her Isuzu Rodeo. Rescue crews used the &=
lt;a class=3D”zem_slink” href=3D”http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hydraulic_res=
cue_tools” rel=3D”wikipedia” target=3D”_blank” title=3D”Hydraulic rescue to=
ols”>Jaws of Life</a> to cut her from the wreck. She was then take=
n by ambulance to <a class=3D”zem_slink” href=3D”http://en.wikipedia.org=
/wiki/Tufts_Medical_Center” rel=3D”wikipedia” target=3D”_blank” title=3D”Tu=
fts Medical Center”>Tufts Medical Center</a>.</p>
<p>Traffic was diverted from the area for an extended period of time =
to make allow for rescue vehicles.<br /> The driver was alone and the=
re were no witnesses. The crash was reported by a caller who saw smoke comi=
ng from the area.</p>
<p>While it appears the victim was driving north, the cause of the ac=
cident is unknown. Continue Reading →

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Plymouth man dies after crashing motorcycle at St. Bonaventure

<p dir=3D”ltr”>A 68-year-old Plymouth man died at a Boston hospital a=
fter being hurt in a motorcycle accident, Thursday morning.</p>
<p dir=3D”ltr”>But it isn=E2=80=99t certain the accident caused his d=
eath.</p>
<p dir=3D”ltr”>According to Capt. John Rogers, the victim was practic=
ing maneuvers on his motorcycle in the parking lot of St. Bonaventure Churc=
h, he tried to go around a telephone pole and hit a car. A retired EMT arri=
ved first to tend to the man, whose only visible injury was a broken arm. H=
e was reportedly conscious and alert, according to Rogers.</p>
<p dir=3D”ltr”>The victim was first taken to Jordan Hospital and then=
to Boston, where he died. Rogers could not say if the the motorcycle crash=
was a direct cause of the man=E2=80=99s death.</p>
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Manomet teens injured in car crash

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<p dir=3D”ltr” id=3D”internal-source-marker_0.8362231117207557″>Two M=
anomet girls escaped with minor injuries after the car they were traveling =
in overturned Monday morning.</p>
<p dir=3D”ltr”>According to Capt. John Rogers, the pair were travelin=
g west on Beaver Dam Road when they hit a patch of black ice and skidded in=
to the difficult-to-manage waste facility, crashing into the fence and flip=
ping over before coming to rest by a dumpster.</p>
<p dir=3D”ltr”>the driver, 17, who lives on Beaver Dam Road, and her =
passenger, also 17, a Henry Drive resident, were able to get out of the veh=
icle before help arrived.</p>
<p dir=3D”ltr”>The two were taken to South Shore Hospital.</p>
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LATEST UPDATES: Sweet Lemons damaged in accident, building remains structurally sound

Photo by Tyler Deardon

Photo by Matthew Nadler
A Cadillac crashed into Sweet Lemons restaurant on State Road, knocking a hole into the side of the building. According to Deputy Chief Michael Young, the accident happened around 7:30 p.m. when the building was unoccupied. According to Police Capt. John Rogers, the driver, a 91-year-old Milton woman was traveling north on State Road when she went off the road. Rogers said no other vehicles were involved and there were no skid marks. The driver was taken to Jordan Hospital as a precaution. Continue Reading →

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LATEST UPDATES: Sweet Lemons damaged in accident, building remains s=

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t;Photo by Matthew Nadler</span></p>
<p><span style=3D”font-family: georgia, palatino;”>A Cadillac c=
rashed into Sweet Lemons restaurant on State Road, knocking a hole into the=
side of the building. According to Deputy Chief Michael Young, the acciden=
t happened around 7:30 p.m. when the building was unoccupied.</span>&=
lt;/p>
<p>According to Police Capt. John Rogers, the driver, a 91-year-old M=
ilton woman was traveling north on State Road when she went off the road. R=
ogers said no other vehicles were involved and there were no skid marks. Th=
e driver was taken to Jordan Hospital as a precaution.</p>
<p>Director of Inspectional Services Paul McCauliffe examined the bui=
lding Wednesday morning. He said that emergency work had already been done =
to stabilize the structure. Continue Reading →

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Driver charged in fatal accident on Clark Road

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<p dir=3D”ltr” id=3D”internal-source-marker_0.6034929757006466″>A 71-=
year-old Brookline man has been charged with two misdemeanors in the accide=
nt that killed Manomet resident Brendan Kennedy last Friday.</p>
<p dir=3D”ltr”>Kennedy, 26, of Trask Road was killed when his motorcy=
cle collided with a BMW sports utility vehicle making a left turn onto Rout=
e 3 North from Clark Road.</p>
<p dir=3D”ltr”>The driver will be cited for vehicular homicide and fa=
iling to yield, said Capt. John Rogers. He faces up to 2 =C2=BD years in ja=
il and a $3,000 fine. The charges, Rogers explained, are misdemeanors since=
the driver wasn=E2=80=99t intoxicated and operating the vehicle negligentl=
y.</p>
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Fatal Clark Road accident remains under investigation

<p>
<div>A fatal accident that claimed the life of a Manomet man remains =
under investigation according to police.<br /> Brendan Kennedy, 26, o=
f Trask Road was killed Friday afternoon when his motorcycle collided with =
a BMW sports utility vehicle making a left turn onto Route 3 North from Cla=
rk Road. The driver of the BMW was traveling south, while Kennedy was trave=
ling north, according to Capt. John Rogers.<br /> Kennedy was taken t=
o Jordan Hospital where he was pronounced dead.<br /> Police are stil=
l trying to determine whether the driver, a Brookline resident, will face a=
ny charges.</div>
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Manomet woman faces charges after head-on collision

A White Horse Beach woman will be summonsed to court after an accident on South Street sent her, and another driver, to the hospital. According to Capt. John Rogers, Barbara Cameron, 21, of Beach Street, was traveling west in a Chevy Blazer on South Street Monday evening at around 5:30. Reportedly, she drifted into the other lane, hitting a Honda CRV driven by a 81-year-old Plymouth woman head-on. An investigation at Jordan Hospital allegedly showed that Cameron had consumed narcotics. Rogers did not know for certain what they were. Continue Reading →

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