An accident involving a van, a car and a
school bus has left one person dead in the Somerset County town of
State police say a small school bus from Telstar High School in
Bethel was sideswiped on Route 2 by a van that crossed the center
line shortly before 9Saturday morning.
Police say the van then hit a car that was following the bus —
killing 16-year-old Dorothy Palmer of Andover, who was driving the
Four teenagers and two adults in the school bus, along with the
driver of the van, were taken to a Skowhegan hospital with non-life
threatening injuries. They were all were treated and released.
The driver of the van was 49-year-old Stephen Carter of
Whitefield and the school bus driver was 62-year-old Tommy Sweetser