School Van and Pickup Truck Collide Sending One to Hospital

Updated 4 years ago

One person was taken to the hospital after a morning car crash in Thomaston.It happened just after 7:30 Friday morning at Route 1 and Dexter Street.According to Officer Mike Blais with the Thomaston Police Department, 66-year-old Kenneth Elwell Sr. of St. George was pulling out of a store parking lot onto Route 1 when a pick-up driven by 49-year-old Matthew Tyler of South Thomaston was in the center lane of Route 1 trying to make a left turn. The two collided head on.Elwell was driving a Regional School Unit 13 van. No students were with him.He was taken to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries. Tyler was not hurt. The accident is under investigation.


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