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Wrong-Way Crash Kills 2

Wrong-Way Crash Kills 2

| April 7, 2014

HAMPDEN, Maine (AP) – State police say two motorists are dead after a wrong-way collision on Interstate 95 in Hampden. Investigators say the crash happened in the southbound lanes around 7 p.m Sunday. State police say those lanes were reopened around 11:35 p.m. Sunday. Officials say an SUV was going the wrong way when it […]

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Harrison Fatal

Harrison Fatal

| March 26, 2014

HARRISON, Maine (AP) – Maine authorities say a Raymond woman has died after her vehicle apparently hit a frost heave and went off the road in the town of Harrison. The Cumberland County Sheriff’s office says 28-year-old Sabrina B. Titus was killed Wednesday at noon on Naples Road. Authorities say her sports utility vehicle went […]

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School Bus Crash

School Bus Crash

| March 21, 2014

Aroostook County Sheriff’s Deputies were called around 8:00 a.m. on Friday to a single vehicle crash on Route 2 in Molunkus. A school bus driven by 75-year-old Marilyn Hersom, of Kingman, was southbound on Route 2 when the driver lost control on slippery roads. The bus hit a large snow bank head on, spun sideways and […]

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Stolen Vehicle Involved in Hit-and-Run

Stolen Vehicle Involved in Hit-and-Run

| March 10, 2014

Monday afternoon, at approximately 2:45 P.M., Maine State Police received a report of a hit and run crash on Route 1 in Monticello.  23-year old James Keaton of Houlton was traveling on Route 1 when he attempted to pass a vehicle driven by 54-year old John Stevens of Millinocket.  Keaton struck Stevens’ mirror causing damage […]

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Lac-Megantic Train Carrying Oil More Volatile Than Advertised.

Lac-Megantic Train Carrying Oil More Volatile Than Advertised.

| March 6, 2014

OTTAWA – The Transportation Safety Board says formal lab tests confirm the train that crashed and exploded in Lac-Megantic, Que., last summer was carrying oil that was more volatile than advertised. The board says it was actually as flammable as gasoline. The board took oil samples from nine tank cars that were intact after the […]

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