HINGHAM (CBS) — Police say distracted driving appears to be the cause of a three-car crash in Hingham on Thursday afternoon. Pictures from the scene show one car on top of another car’s hood.
It happened on Route 228 near High Street.READ MORE: Nearly Half Of COVID Hospitalizations In Massachusetts Are 'Incidental'
According to police, the first car was stopped in traffic when the middle car hit the first car in a low-impact crash. Then a third car struck the middle car at a higher speed and went underneath it. The crash also pushed the middle car into the first again.READ MORE: Alvin Gaston Charged In Fitchburg Hit-And-Run That Left Young Mother Seriously Hurt
Three people were left with non-life-threatening injuries. Fortunately, everyone in the cars was wearing seatbelts, police said.MORE NEWS: They Have A Winner! Tewksbury Police Have Chosen Backyard Rink For Pick-Up Hockey Game
Officers believe the crash was caused by a driver not paying attention or distracted driving.