Elderly Couple Taken to Hospital After Car Smashes into Tree 

An elderly couple was taken to the hospital after their car smashed into a tree in Corinna.A Penobscot County Sheriff’s Deputy tells us the couple, whose names are not being released, were driving along Pleasant Vale Road before noon Tuesday, didn’t negotiate a corner at Lyfords Corner Road and struck a tree.The car came to rest between the tree and a telephone pole.The car was totalled.Jaws of Life were used to free one of the passengers from the wreckage.