Accident snarls rush hour traffic in Cumberland

Accident snarls rush hour traffic in Cumberland

The Ford Focus involved in Thursday's accident suffered much more damage than the SUV that hit it.

CUMBERLAND – A Honda SUV crashed into a Ford Focus sedan at the intersection of Mendon Road and Scott Road in Cumberland just before 5 p.m. on Thursday, backing up traffic up and down Mendon Road and a good way down nearby Route 116 into Lincoln.

The driver of the SUV was at fault in the accident, according to police on the scene. The driver of the car was transported to the hospital, but police said his injuries did not appear to be serious. The driver of the SUV suffered a minor injury.