Woman Pinned Under Car After an Accident in Carmel 

A woman was pinned under her car in an accident in Carmel.It happened just after 11:00 am Monday morning on Horseback Road. Fire departments from Hermon and Levant responded along with Penobscot Sheriff’s Deputies and Bangor rescue. They say 52-year old Michele Brown of Carmel went off the road in her car. She suffered head injuries, her car was totaled.”It did not appear she was wearing her seat belt. The patient was pinned under the vehicle so we had to use some extrication equipment to lift the vehicle off the patient,” said Eric Pelletier, Assistant Fire Chief, Hermon.”It is still under investigation. We have a reconstructionist on scene, who is going to hopefully assist with that. We are not sure thus far what caused the accident,” said Stephen Marko, Deputy Sheriff, Penobscot County.Responders tell us the driver was conscious and alert when they freed her from the car. She was taken to Eastern Maine Medical Center, no word yet on her condition.