Teenager Falls From Moving Truck

Terry Stackhouse

Updated 8 months ago

A 14-year-old girl is in serious but stable condition after falling out of a moving truck near Millinocket Friday. She and four friends were sitting on the tailgate just before 5 pm.The female driver didn’t notice an oncoming car when trying to pull out of the Big Moose Campground parking lot.She veered into another lane and all 4 passengers fell out of the truck and onto the Baxter State Park Road. 3 of them suffered scrapes and bruises: one had serious injuries to her head. She taken by LifeFlight to Eastern Maine Medical Center in Bangor. The group was visiting from Prince Edward Island in Canada. State Police handled the incident with help from Millinocket Police, Piscataquis County Sheriff’s Deputies, and Baxter State Park Rangers. No charges are expected.


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