Hermon Accident 

An accident in Hermon held up traffic for about an hour Saturday afternoon.The accident occurred at the intersection of Billings Road and Union Street.Eighteen-year-old Shawn Cox was driving on the Billings Road and failed to yield to oncoming traffic and pulled out in front of a truck driven by Miesha Rice.Hermon Deputy Sheriff Larry Estes says the busy intersection made it difficult to clear the scene.” With the holiday traffic and everyone coming and going. With it being an intersection it was a little difficult holding up traffic for so long.”Cox and his three passengers were all transported to Eastern Maine Medical Center with minor injuries.