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Truck trailer carrying 90,000 pounds of lumber crashes

Truck trailer carrying 90,000 pounds of lumber crashes

| July 29, 2015

SIDNEY, Maine – Maine State Police believe a truck driver hauling 90,000 pounds of lumber fell asleep at the wheel and ran off of Interstate 95, with most of his cargo breaking loose from a trailer that slammed into a rock ledge. The driver, 32-year-old John Rancourt of Jay, escaped from the wreck in Sidney […]

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Accident in St. Agatha Results in Property Damage

Accident in St. Agatha Results in Property Damage

| July 9, 2015

Pictures Courtesy of Maine State Police Three poles and some electric wires have been pulled down after a tractor trailer accident in St. Agatha.  55 year old Brad Boutot of Portage was traveling South on Route 162 driving a 2002 Western Star Tractor Unit.  He was towing a low bed trailer and a John Deere […]

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16-Year-Old Dies in Car Crash Near Centreville

16-Year-Old Dies in Car Crash Near Centreville

| July 6, 2015

Williamstown, N.B. – A 16 year old girl was killed in a fatal car accident in Williamstown, N.B. The Bugle Observer identified the 16 year-old as Emma Pearson. According to the Woodstock RCMP the car carrying five people  was travelling on Route 560 just before midnight on July 4th. The car then left the road […]

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Quick Thinking Helps Prevent Major Accident

Quick Thinking Helps Prevent Major Accident

| June 26, 2015

Caribou, Me – Quick thinking helps prevent injury in a minor accident in Caribou. According to the Caribou Police Department on Thursday, June 25 at around 8:08pm, they received a call of an accident at the Herschel and Main Street intersection. Officers responded and found Kyle Perkins, 27 of Caribou had been operating his 2006 Honda Pilot […]

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Police are Investigating the Cause of Roller Coaster Accident

Police are Investigating the Cause of Roller Coaster Accident

| June 13, 2015

WATERVILLE, Maine (AP) – Police in Waterville, Maine, say three children suffered minor injuries – with one of them taken to a hospital – after an accident involving a carnival roller coaster ride. New England Cable News reports the children were among numerous carnival-goers on the “Dragon Wagon” ride when it came apart in the […]

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