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Woman Freed From SUV Trapped Under Propane Truck

| January 19, 2015

FAYETTE, Maine (AP) – Police say rescue crews removed a woman from a sport utility vehicle that was trapped under a propane truck after a morning accident. The Kennebec Journal reports the accident happened on Main Street in Fayette around 8 a.m. Monday. Authorities say the woman was taken by ambulance to a school to […]

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Multi-Vehicle Crash

| January 15, 2015

AUBURN, Maine (AP) – Authorities say at least four people were taken to hospitals following a multi-vehicle crash in Auburn. The Sun Journal reports that witnesses say multiple vehicles were involved in the wreck at 6 p.m. Wednesday on Minot Avenue near the Washington Avenue rotary. At least one of those hurt reportedly suffered serious […]

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Man Killed, Two Hurt in Crash in Maine

| December 8, 2014

MINOT, Maine (AP) – Investigators say speed and road conditions appear to have contributed to a fatal crash in Minot. State police say 19-year-old Marcus Bennett of Lewiston was traveling east on Center Minot Hill Road Sunday morning when he lost control of his car on a curve and slid into the path of a […]

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Chief Stands Behind Officer Involved in High Speed Chase

| September 1, 2014

The Presque Isle Police Department may have to deal with a damaged cruiser, but Chief Matt Irwin is standing behind a member of his department. “What Ryan did was in the best interest of the citizen,” said Irwin. On Friday night the PD got a call about a disorderly man walking in the middle of […]

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Maine Man Dies Before Accident That Cuts Power

| July 1, 2014

ELLSWORTH, Maine (AP) – Authorities say an 81-year-old Ellsworth man suffered a medical emergency and died before crashing into a utility pole in an accident that knocked out power to most of the city’s downtown. WNSX-FM reports Edward McFarland was apparently dead before crashing on Water Street on Tuesday morning. Police told the station McFarland […]

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