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Maine Officials Continue Cleanup of Spilled Fuel

| June 12, 2014

GORHAM, Maine (AP) – Maine officials are working to clean up thousands of gallons of fuel that were spilled after a truck crashed in Gorham. The Maine Department of Environmental Protection is helping the Maine Department of Transportation and Gorham Public Works in the cleanup effort on Thursday. A tractor-trailer spilled most of its 9,500 […]

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Tractor Trailer Goes Off Interstate

| April 16, 2014

State Police say a tractor trailer loaded with potatoes went off Interstate 95 in Carmel late Tuesday night and came to rest in the median after hitting several trees.  The driver, 49 year old Scott Rand of Sherman Mills, was not injured. Damage to the cab of the truck was estimated at $15,000 by Trooper […]

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Trucker Trial

| March 17, 2014

ALFRED, Maine (AP) – A trucking company and driver have been acquitted of manslaughter charges stemming from the death of a 15-year-old boy two years ago in Sanford. The Journal Tribune says Justice John O’Neil issued his verdict Monday following a four-day trial last week. The judge described the condition of the truck operated by […]

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TCH Shutdown

| March 13, 2014

One person was seriously injured after a six-vehicle accident in Florenceville,  New Brunswick.  The accident happened late Thursday morning, shutting down the Trans-Canada Highway between Perth-Andover and Florenceville.  According to the Fredericton Daily Gleaner, the accident involved four tractor-trailers and two passenger vehicles.  One person sustained serious injuries, but the injuries don’t appear to be […]

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Car Demolished by Tractor Trailer

| February 11, 2014

State Police say a woman escaped with minor injuries after her car was demolished Tuesday morning after being struck by a tractor trailer.  The crash took place about 8 a.m. on the turnpike spur near Main Street in South Portland. The car was hit from behind by the tanker truck. The impact then forced the […]

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