Barnstable Police responded Tuesday morning to a report of a two vehicle accident on route 132 at the entrance to the YMCA.
A 38 year old Fall River woman sustained serious injuries resulting from a head on crash with a pick-up truck and was taken by Medflight to Rhode Island Hospital in Providence.
Police say the accident happened when the 62 year old Buzzards Bay man driving the pick-up tried to avoid a rear end collision with a stopped vehicle and drove into the oncoming lane colliding head on with a 2010 Toyota sedan.
Police say the unidentified driver was issued a citation for failure to stay within marked lanes.
The name and condition of the injured female driver have not been released.