Police Officer Among Drivers Hurt In Mayfair Crash

Alex Lloyd Gross Photo- Delaware Valley News.com Police investigate the crash scene.

by Alex Lloyd Gross

Two people were injured as a result of a grinding four vehicle accident the afternoon of  December 7 2020. The injuries were considered non life threatening.  Reports from police state that the officer was responding to an emergency going east on Cottman Avenue.  When he got to the intersection of Sackett Street, his patrol vehicle slammed into a Jeep that was traveling south on Sackett Street.

The impact forced the Jeep into the rear of a stopped mail truck.  The patrol vehicle was pushed into the front of a vehicle stopped at a traffic light.. The Jeep was driven by a female from the Northeast, police said.  Both her and the driver of the fourth vehicle were transported to local hospitals. by a medic unit. Police transported the officer. Police said no charges will be filed until after the investigation.