, Gloucester, MA

January 17, 2013

Rockport Police Fire: Plow truck, car in minor accident

Rockport Police/Fire

By James Niedzinski
Staff Writer

---- — ROCKPORT — Inclement weather led to slippery road conditions and at least one accident Wednesday.

Bad road conditions were reported to the Department of Public Works at 5:35 a.m. Wednesday.

Later that morning, at 9:36 a.m., a plow truck driver, employed by the DPW, was involved in a minor accident with another motorist at DPW Way.

Police said the accident resulted in minor damage with no injuries, with both drivers exchanging insurance information.

At 9 a.m. yesterday, a male Beach Street resident was transported to Addison Gilbert Hospital in Gloucester.

James Niedzinski can be reached at 978-283-7000 x3455 or