Auburn, Maine – 54-year-old Michael Lahey was hospitalized after his vehicle collided with an 18-wheeler in Auburn on Wednesday, August 26th, 2015. The incident happened around 6:25 pm.
The accident happened at the intersection of Washington Street and Poland Spring Road. It appears that, for reasons unknown, Lahey crossed over the center line and struck the tractor-trailer.
The driver of the 18-wheeeler was not injured.
Lahey was taken to Central Maine Medical Center. He is in critical condition.
Authorities are still trying to figure out why Lahey crossed over the center line. So far, there’s been no mention of excessive speed, distracted driving, or intoxication as possibel factors in the accident.
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