Accident Closes Portions of Rt. 2 

An accident in New Sharon shut down part of Route 2 for hours on Thursday night.Officers were on the scene for several hours into the night.It happened near the Farmington town line.A reconstruction crew was called in to try and figure out what happened.We are still waiting on official word from state police: at this time it appears as though a tractor trailor struck a passenger car.We will continue to keep you updated as more information becomes available.