Department News

Crash Investigation

Chief Richard Howe is reporting the Tyngsborough Police Department is investigating a two vehicle rollover crash that occurred at approximately 4:35 p.m. in the area of 90 Pawtucket Blvd, in front of the American Legion.  The cause of the crash is under investigation.

The crash involved a 2009 Honda Civic, whose only occupant was the operator, an 18 year old female.  The second vehicle involved, rolled over and came to rest on its passenger’s side.  It was a 2018 Toyota Highlander, operated by a 50 year old female and occupied by an 8 and 10 year old male.

All occupants involved in the crash were transported to Lowell General Hospital via Tyngsborough Fire Department ambulances, and Trinity Ambulance.  Lowell General Hospital paramedics accompanied the Tyngsborough Fire Department ambulances while tending to patients.  Due to the extent of her injuries, the 18 year old female operator was later med-flighted to a hospital in Boston.  The 8 year old boy was also transferred by ambulance to a Boston hospital for observation.

Pawtucket Blvd was shut down from Butterfield Rd to Sherburne Ave for approximately 90 minutes.  There are no known witnesses to this crash.  If you have information or witnessed this crash, please contact Sgt. Kenneth Healey at (978) 649-7504, Ext. 177.

If you have information you would like to provide anonymously, please call (978) 649-7504, Ext. 9.