Big Rig Crashes Into Newport Home 

Monday’s blizzard is being blamed for an 18-wheeler crashing into a home in Newport.It happened around 1:30 a.m. at the corner of Stetson and Old Bangor Road.29-year old Ryan Leighton crashed this delivery truck into a home at the corner of Stetson and Old Bangor Road.He was driving the truck for RWL Transport when he lost control.Newport Police say Stanley and Marguerite Fowler were sleeping in a back bedroom at the time.The big rig actually crashed into a four season porch in front. Thankfully, no one was hurt.We’re told both the home and truck had extensive damage.Newport police are blaming weather conditions for the crash.