Wednesday, March 11th, 2015

 

Maine State Police continue to crack down on distracted driving

Maine State Police continue to crack down on distracted driving Gabor Degre | BDN Traffic moves along Stillwater Avenue near the Interstate 95 southbound ramp in Bangor in this December 2014 file photo. Buy Photo By Ryan McLaughlin, BDN Staff  Follow on Twitter Posted March 09, 2015, at 2:52 p.m. AUGUSTA, Maine — Put down that mobile device while driving, or pay for it dearly. That’s the message Maine State Police have been sending over the last six months, according to Department of Public Safety spokesman Stephen McCausland. McCausland saidRead More

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State police identify 4 killed in northern Maine crash

STOCKHOLM, Maine — Maine State Police have released the names of four people who were killed Monday morning in a head-on collision involving an SUV and a sedan on Route 161, north of Caribou. Pronounced dead at the accident scene were Kimberly Lausier, 38, of Madawaska, who was driving a southbound SUV; Bobbi-Jo Johnston, 33, of Fort Fairfield, who was the driver of the sedan; Johnston’s mother, Laurie Ann Johnston, 52, of Carlingford, New Brunswick; and Johnston’s 2-year-old daughter, Alana A. Nelson, according to Maine State Police spokesman Stephen McCausland. RobertRead More

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