Fatal Accident On Route 6 

At approximately 9:12 Monday morning police received a report of an accident on Route 6 in Kossuth Township.

An investigation revealed that the driver of the tractor trailer truck, which was hauling logs, was Kenneth G. Slauenwhite from Island Falls.

Slauenwhite lost control of his vehicle while going around a corner heading east.

The truck left the roadway and rolled over onto its side. The trailer tipped over and crossed into the westbound lane of Route 6.

A MDOT truck headed west then struck the trailer head on. The driver of the MDOT truck was identified as Jarrod R. Damon from Grand Lake Stream.

The passenger was Gregory A. Scott of Danforth. Jarrod R. Damon was pronounced dead on the scene, Scott and Slauenwhite were both transported to Penobscott Valley Hospital to be treated for injuries.