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Tractor Trailer Crash

Tractor Trailer Crash

| February 2, 2015

State Police say a tractor trailer driver going too fast for conditions caused a crash Monday morning on the turnpike in York.  Troopers said the big rig came up behind two cars that were following a snow plow  and struck both of them.  One car was pushed into the right shoulder of the road and […]

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Tractor Trailer Cleanup

Tractor Trailer Cleanup

| January 14, 2015

Work continues to remove the wreck of a tractor trailer garbage truck that overturned along I-95 in Augusta Tuesday.  The northbound lanes remain down to one lane and backups are expected to continue throughout the day. The driver of yesterday’s wreck is 42 year old Matthew Blackburn of Portland, who was not injured. Two wreckers […]

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Maine Officials Continue Cleanup of Spilled Fuel

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

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

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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