Two Winslow High School Students Dead and Three Others Injured in Accident
Authorities say that two Winslow High School juniors, one boy and one girl, died in a head-on accident Friday night. It happened at 11:05 on South Reynolds Road. Winslow Police believe Scott Loisel, 16, of Winslow was driving northbound on the road with passenger Alexandria Ferland, 16, of Vassalboro. Early investigation shows that Loisel’s vehicle went over a hill at a high speed, entered into the right hand dirt shoulder, and then the vehicle darted across the oncoming lane and hitting a taxi head on.Both Loisel and Ferland were pronounced dead on scene. Elm City taxi cab, driven by Jamie Howard, 36, of Waterville and passenger David Green Jr., 41, of Belgrade were taken to Thayer Hospital in Waterville. The other passenger, Brian Roy, 43, of Winslow was in the front seat and was taken to Eastern Maine Medical Center. All three are in stable condition. The cause of the accident is still being investigated.