CLIFTON, Maine (AP) – Authorities say a Maine man has died in when his pickup collided with a tractor-trailer in Clifton.
Penobscot County Sheriff’s Deputy Ryan Fitch tells WZON radio the accident happened on Route 180 on Monday afternoon. He says the tractor-trailer lost control on the slick road, striking the pickup truck.
Police said 64-year-old Steven Andrews of Otis died in the crash. His wife, 62-year-old Nancy Otis, remains hospitalized in serious condition. The tractor trailer driver, 36-year-old Jonathan Hichborn of Orland, suffered a head injury.
The truck is being inspected to see if there was a mechanical problem.