UPDATE: Motorcyclist Killed in Hampden Crash
Monroe Road in Hampden is closed Tuesday afternoon due to a deadly crash. It happened around 2:30 Tuesday afternoon.Police say the crash involved a tractor trailer truck and a motorcycle. The driver of the motorcycle, Malcom Lane, 47, of Winterport, was pronounced dead at the scene. ” Initial investigation appears as though a tractor trailer truck was traveling south on Monroe Road and a motorcycle was traveling north, lost control, swerved into the lane of the tractor trailer truck, hitting it head on,” said Sgt. Christian Bailey of the Hampden Police Department. We’re told the victim is a male. His name has not yet been released. The Department of Environmental Protection has been called in to deal with fuel that leaked from the truck. Monroe Road in Hampden is expected to be closed for several hours.