Cohasset: Car Crashes Into Pond on Common During Arts Festival

Cohasset Police say that on Sunday afternoon an 83-year-old Plymouth man suffered a medical emergency while driving on Highland Ave. causing him to lose control of his 2008 Mercury sedan and careen into the Duck Pond on Cohasset Common. 

The incident took place during the South Shore Arts Festival which brought 1,500 visitors to the common that day.

However, police say that no pedestrians were harmed.

Police say the incident remains under investigation and that criminal charges are likely.

Photo Credit: Cohasset Police Facebook Page

Photo Credit: Cohasset Police Facebook Page

 

Photo Credit: Cohasset Police Facebook Page

Photo Credit: Cohasset Police Facebook Page

 

Photo Credit: Cohasset Police Facebook Page

Photo Credit: Cohasset Police Facebook Page

 

 


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About Dan McCready

Dan McCready is a South Shore native who’s happy to be back working in his home region. After graduating from Catholic Memorial High School, GO KNIGHTS! Dan attended Suffolk University where he graduated Magna Cum Laude with a BA in Communications. After college Dan worked as a standup comic and actor appearing in several theatrical productions, independent films, and worked as a background extra in films and TV shows including Fever Pitch, Underdog, and Brotherhood while also working as a weekend overnight DJ on Easy 99.1. Eventually Dan began covering the Boston entertainment scene for Production Live Online and, after being bit by the journalism bug, decided to further his studies at Northeastern University, where he earned his master's degree. Since that time Dan has worked across many media platforms for organizations including the Patriot Ledger, Cape Cod Broadcasting, and 1420 WBSM in New Bedford. Dan is currently residing in Milton and enjoys hanging out with friends, candlepin bowling, playing video games, and making videos for his fledgling YouTube Channel.