Serious two-car crash in New Bedford

NEW BEDFORD, Mass. (WPRI) – Two people were seriously hurt in a two-car collision on Route 140 Sunday morning.

According to Massachusetts State Police, the two vehicles crashed shortly before 3 a.m. in the southbound lanes of Route 140 near the New Bedford Regional Airport.

One of the vehicles was driven by a 21 year-old New Bedford woman, and the other was driven by a 51 year-old man from Fairhaven. Both of them were taken to Rhode Island Hospital in Providence for treatment of serious but not life-threatening injuries. Troopers said that the woman was transported by medical helicopter.

The cause of the crash is still under investigation.

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