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Woman Rescued From River

| October 7, 2013

Police say a 69-year-old woman has been hospitalized after driving her sport utility vehicle into an embankment and a telephone pole before continuing into central Maine’s Sebasticook River. Officials say the accident happened Monday morning when Delores Withee was driving on Route 100 in Pittsfield. Police say the vehicle was almost totally underwater, and that […]

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Girl Struck by Vehicle in Presque Isle

| October 2, 2013

A 16 year old girl was struck by a car while crossing the State Street Bridge in Presque Isle Wednesday evening. It happened about 5:20 p.m. According to Presque Isle Police, the girl was crossing the bridge from South to North and was in a travel lane when a vehicle that had just turned out […]

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Two Injured After Single Vehicle Accident

| July 8, 2013

    Two have been hospitalized after a single motor vehicle accident Monday morning. It happened on Route 11 in T14 R6, about 1 mile South of Soucy Hill. 19-year-old Travis Caron of Fort Kent was drivingĀ a 2004 Chevrolet Suburban when it went off the road and hit a large tree. Travis was pinned in […]

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Deadly Parade Accident in Bangor

| July 4, 2013

  Photo Courtesy: Bangor Daily News   A 4th of July parade in Bangor turned fatal this afternoon after a man was crushed by a truck, and killed instantly. Bangor Police Chief Mark Hathaway confirmed that a man died after the tractor he was riding on, tipped over while making a turn, falling into the […]

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Texas Man Airlifted From Top of Mt. Katahdin

| July 1, 2013

  BAXTER STATE PARK- A Texas man has been airlifted off Mt. Katahdin after a heavy rock fell and seriously injured him. According to Park Director Jensen Bissell, 62-year old Ned Hamara suffered both upper and lower body injuries from a large rock falling on him. Park rangers were alerted about the injury around noon […]

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