The accident happened just after 8 on Route 179 in Waltham. Police say a 17 year old girl from Waltham hit some black ice on the road and lost control of her car. Authorities say the car rolled over and slammed into a tree. The girl was trapped inside for some time and had to be cut out of the wreckage with the jaws of life.
Police say she was taken to Eastern Maine Medical Center with serious head injuries.