Car Collides with Moose Near Monson

Terry Stackhouse

Updated 7 months ago

One man was taken to a hospital after his car collided with a moose, Thursday night.

It happened around 10:30 pm along Route 15, near Spectacle Pond, on the Monson – Shirley town line.

Fred, of Moosehead Towing, says the moose was wedged inside the car.

He had to pull it out.

A Piscataquis County Sheriff’s Office Dispatcher says the driver was taken to the hospital, his condition is unknown.

The road was reduced to one lane while crews cleared the scene.

Photo courtesy: Monson Fire Dept Facebook

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  • Jonathan Pratt

    Actually, the moose is still wedged in the car…photos in an upcoming issue of Moosehead Matters (the local newspaper for the area)!

  • Chester Jaynes Annance

    The tow truck operators name is Fred not Brad