Maine emergency crews are on the scene of a plane crash at the airport in Limington.A federal aviation administration official says a Cessna 172 crashed just after 1:40pm Friday afternoon after taking off at the airport.The airport is closed and the FAA is investigating.There is no official word about the condition of the pilot or any other people who might have been on board.
A Lawrence High School teacher was in court Wednesday on charges including unlawful sexual contact and possession of child pornography.44-year-old David Morissette of Winslow is accused of showing porn to a child under 12.Detectives say they found more than 2,000 images of child porn on a school issued laptop and I-pad.
The mother of a 9-year-old Massachusetts boy killed by an out of control car in Port Clyde has been released from the hospital.Maine Medical Center says 50-year-old Allison Gold of Massachusetts is no longer a patient there.She was brought to the hospital after a crash earlier this month that killed her son, Dylan, and injured her 6-year-old son as well as a 68-year-old local man.A 61-year-old New York City woman was driving the car that plowed into them, she told police she doesn’t remember what happened.Police are waiting for blood test results.
A Rumford man has died after crashing his pickup truck into a tractor-trailer in West Paris.Maine state police say 89-year-old Jean Bolduc drifted in the oncoming lane of Route 26 around 11am Wednesday morning: his vehicle collided with a truck driven by a man from Lewiston.Bolduc was pronounced dead at a hospital.
A Labor Day weekend tradition is about to set sail in Camden.The Camden Windjammer Festival starts Friday.It kicks off with a parade of 18 schooners sailing into the harbor, followed by a crew talent show and fireworks.Throughout the weekend there will be a lobster crate race, a build-a-boat contest and, a pirate invasion.
A 77-year old driver backed his car into a restaurant bathroom in North Berwick Wednesday.As you can see in the picture, the tail end of the car ended up in a stall.No one was inside the stall at the time.The vehicle knocked the toilet off its base.the driver told police he stepped on the gas instead of the brake.He was able to stop himself says his foot slipped and hit the gas again.Photo courtesy of Jenn Bell