Ashland Woman Killed In Car Accident 

MASARDIS– State Police say an Ashland woman was killed late Thursday morning. The van she was a passenger in went off the road and struck some trees off Route 11 just South of Masardis in Aroostook County.

Troopers said 57 year old Brenda Parker died at the scene.

She was in a van driven by her daughter, 39 year old Terry Almeida of Ashland, that went off the road about noontime and struck several trees. Almeida and her husband, Alan Almeida, were both transported to The Aroostook Medical Center in Presque Isle with non life threatening injuries.

The crash took place about five miles north of the Route 11 and 212 intersection in Township 7 – Range 5.