A woman driving a passenger car was killed when her car crashed into a logging truck on Route 11 in Charleston, Maine on Monday, March 5. According to the Bangor Daily News, the woman’s vehicle turned sideways on the icy roads, crossed the center line, and slid in front of the oncoming logging truck. The loaded logging truck flipped onto its side and barreled into a ditch. The driver of the truck was treated for injuries as precautionary measure, but appeared to be fine, according to the report.
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