New Bedford Car Accident News

Child injured in hit-and-run while riding bike in New Bedford

NEW BEDFORD, MA – A child was hospitalized after being struck by a vehicle while riding a bicycle on Dean Street Monday afternoon.

The New Bedford Guide reports the accident occurred close to 1:30 in the afternoon when an SUV struck a child riding a bicycle.

The child was taken to Hasbro Children’s Hospital to be treated. The severity of the injuries was not publicly disclosed.

New Bedford Police allege that the driver did not have a proper driver’s license.

This is a developing story. Details may be updated as information becomes available.


Hit-and-run accidents involving pedestrians can cause serious injuries quickly, which can then incur significant costs. Getting the financial compensation you are entitled to can help to cover those costs for you or your loved ones. The Law Offices of Ronald J. Resmini can help you get the results you want for your claim. Contact our team of dedicated Providence car accident attorneys today to get started with our free, no-obligation consultation. Start by contacting us online or calling our offices at 401/751.8855.

Officers investigate fatal single-vehicle crash in Falmouth

FALMOUTH, MA – A man was killed in a single-vehicle collision in Falmouth on Saturday afternoon.

According to WFXT, a pickup slammed into multiple mailboxes and a tree near the intersection of Seacoast Shores and Edgewater Driver at about 12:30 p.m.

The unidentified male driver was rushed to a local hospital, where he was pronounced dead a short time later.

Investigators are working to establish an official cause of the incident at this time. Should more information come to light, this blog will be updated.

Were you injured due to the reckless actions of another driver in Providence? If so, you have the right to seek compensation for your losses. Contact the experienced Providence car accident lawyers at The Law Offices of Ronald J. Resmini today to schedule a free review of your case. We can be reached by phone at 401.751.8855 or through our online contact form. 

News: Tractor-trailer jackknifes on Scenic Hwy. in Bourne

BOURNE, MA – A dump truck driver was hospitalized following a collision on US-6 in Bourne on Wednesday.

According to a report by Cape Wide News, the dump truck jackknifed at about 8 a.m. near the intersection with Any Olivia Drive and the Bourne Scenic Park.

Emergency crews extricated the driver using the Jaws of Life. He was subsequently transported to St. Luke’s Hospital in New Bedford with unspecified injuries.

The cause of the crash is unclear at this time.

Have you been hurt in a wreck involving a semi-truck in Bourne? If so, the Rhode Island-based truck accident attorneys at The Law Offices of Ronald J. Resmini, LTD., would like to speak with you. You can reach us by phone at (508) 491-1025 or by using our contact form.

Man hospitalized after vehicle crashes into Pocasset River

BOURNE, MA – A man was rushed to the hospital after his vehicle ended up submerged in the Pocasset River on Monday night.

According to WFXT, the driver lost control of his vehicle for unknown reasons, causing it to crash off Barlow’s Landing Road and into the water.

Officers rescued the driver who freed himself from the vehicle and was waiting in the water. He was taken to a local hospital to be treated for exposure to the cold water.

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Vehicle crashes into Bourne car dealership, leaves 1 injured

BOURNE, MA – One person was injured when a vehicle careened into a car dealership in Bourne early Friday.

According to a report by Cape Wide News, a sedan crashes into Falmouth Toyota on General MacArthur Boulevard near the intersection with Harbor Hill Drive.

It is unclear what caused the driver to lose control and crash into the building. However, one person was sent to the hospital with unspecified injuries.

A building inspector was called to the scene to asses structural damages to the building, which were determined to be minimal.

Have you been injured due to a crash in the Falmouth area? If so, you may want to discuss your options with an experienced Rhode Island car accident attorney. Don’t hesitate to contact the Law Offices of Ronald J. Resmini today at 401.751.8855  to schedule a free consultation.

4 hospitalized after single-vehicle crash on US-6 in Fairhaven

FAIRHAVEN, MA – Four people were sent to the hospital following a single-vehicle crash on US-6 in east Fairhaven last Friday, April 22nd.

According to the Fairhaven Neighborhood News, the crash took place at about 8 a.m. near the intersection with Alden Road.

Police say the driver of a 2011 Chrysler Town and Country van, 75-year-old Maria Carreiro, lost control for unknown reasons. The van then jumped a curb and struck a power pole.

Carreiero and all three passengers of the van were hospitalized with unspecified injuries.

At the Law Offices of Ronald J. Resmini, our experienced Rhode Island car accident lawyers will make it their mission to recover the money you deserve after a traumatic wreck. Contact our offices today at 401.751.8855 to speak with a seasoned attorney in-depth about your case.

Single-vehicle crash in Fairhaven leaves 1 injured

FAIRHAVEN, MA – A single-vehicle crash in Fairhaven last Friday afternoon sent one person to the hospital.

According to a report by the Fairhaven Neighborhood News, the crash happened when the driver of a 2001 BMW 325 lost control on Sconticut Neck Road and veered off the side of the Road. The BMW then collided with a utility pole.

One passenger of the vehicle was taken to a nearby hospital with unspecified injuries.

If you were injured or if you lost a loved one due to the reckless actions of another driver in Providence or the surrounding areas, you may be entitled to significant compensation. Contact the experienced Rhode Island car accident attorneys at the Law Offices of Ronald J Resmini, LTD. to schedule a free review of your case today. We can be reached online or by phone at 401.751.8855.

Motorcyclist hospitalized after head-on crash in Dartmouth

DARTMOUTH, MA – A motorcyclist was rushed to the hospital following a head-on collision near Dartmouth last Friday.

According to WLNE, the crash happened on Russels Mills Road at about 4 p.m.

Police say the 53-year-old man riding his Harley-Davison motorcycle slammed head-on into a Dodge Charger.

The motorcyclist was transported to a local hospital with injuries believed to be non-life-threatening. It is unclear if the other driver involved was hurt.

The cause of the crash is not mentioned in the report. Should more information come to light, this blog will be updated.

Have you been seriously injured or suffered the loss of a loved one as the result of a motorcycle crash in Massachusetts? If so, you may want to discuss your options going forward with a seasoned Providence-based motorcycle accident lawyerContact The Law Offices of Ronald J. Resmini, LTD. today to schedule a free consultation. We can be reached by phone at 401.751.8855

Pedestrian hospitalized after collision in Falmouth

FALMOUTH, MA – A pedestrian was sent to the hospital after they were hit by a vehicle in Falmouth on Tuesday afternoon.

According to a report by the Cape Cod Times, the victim was hit shortly before 2 p.m. near the intersection of Main Street and Gifford Street.

The pedestrian was taken to a local hospital with a head injury. Their condition is unclear at this time.

Our team will continue to monitor this developing story and provide any updates as they are made publicly available.

If you have been injured or if you lost a loved one due to a pedestrian accident in the Fallmouth region, you have the right to seek compensation under the law. Contact the Providence-based car accident lawyers at the Law Offices of Ronald J. Resmini, LTD., today to schedule a free consultation. We can be reached online or by phone at 401.751.8855

Moped rider airlifted after collision in Bourne

BOURNE, MA – A man was flown to the hospital following a moped accident in the Bourne area on Wednesday afternoon.

According to a Cape Wide News report, the crash occurred along Spinnaker Lane near the Four Ponds Conservation Area shortly after 3 p.m.

The victim was taken to a nearby baseball field, where he was transported via helicopter to a trauma center off the Cape.

Few details about the crash are available at this time. Should more information come to light, tis blog will be updated.

At the Law Office of Ronald J. Resmini, LTD., our experienced team of Rhode Island car accident attorneys will fight for the money and the justice you deserve after a collision. Don’t hesitate to contact our offices today at 401.751.8855 and schedule a free, no-obligation review of your claim.

Written By: Ronald J. Resmini

Last Updated : Thursday, April 21, 2022