Three victims injured, two critically, after car collides with police cruiser in Middleborough

Three victims, including a police officer, were transported to area hospitals following a car crash in Middleborough this evening, a firefighter said.

The crash occurred at about 4:30 p.m. at 400 Wareham St. , according to Middleborough Firefighter Mike Allie.

Two of the victims were in critical condition and were transported to Rhode Island Hospital in Providence. The police officer, Allie said, “was less critical. How less critical he was, I don’t know.”

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He said that the officer was transported to Jordan Hospital in Plymouth.

Emergency personnel requested a MedFlight helicopter, he said, but it was too far away so the victims were transported via ambulance.

Representatives from both hospitals had no comment on their patients’ conditions.