Holden Car Crash Limits Traffic to 1 Lane 

A two car crash in Holden sent one woman to a hospital this afternoon.It happened on route 1A in Holden in front of the Leadbetters store. It happened just before 4:30.Traffic was closed down for twenty minutes while police cleared the scene.Brad Bemis, 32 of levant, struck the front end of a car driven by 41-year-old Anne Pelkey of Holden while he was exiting the parking lot.According to police, Pelkey attempted to pass a stopped truck, and Bemis didn’t see her as he pulled onto the road. Police say she suffered back injuries and was taken by ambulance to Eastern Maine Medical Center where — police tell us — she has yet to be released.