Drivers Escape Injury in Northport Accident 

Three men escaped serious injury this morning in a head-on collision involving a tractor trailer truck on Route 1 in Northport.Police say the accident happened just before 8 when 33-year old David Harmon of Cushing crossed the center line. Harmon’s car hit a Dunkin’ Donuts rig driven by 52-year old Thomas Proulx of Buxton.A third vehicle, a pickup driven by 31-year old Jonathan Dove of Northport, was behind Harmon’s car, and tried to avoid the accident, but hit the passenger side of the semi.Police say the semi went airborne, landed in a ditch and hit some trees.Harmon told police he was reaching for a pack of cigarettes when he crossed the center line.No charges are pending at this time.