Distracted Driver Hits Potato Truck in Bridgewater

Updated 8 months ago

State Police said a distracted driver caused an accident in Bridgewater Saturday morning.Authorties said Angela Jordan, 32, was using her cell phone while driving on US Highway One.Police believe she drifting into the breakdown lane, striking 20-year-old Taylor Jameson’s truck.Jameson was sitting in a loaded potato truck on the side of the road, checking a flat tire. Jordan was taken to Aroostook Medical Center for serious, but not life threatening internal injuries. Jameson was not in the truck when it was struck and was not injured.Police say Jordan’s vehicle is a total loss and the potato truck sustained serious damage to the rear axles, frame, and bumper.


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