A head-on collision on the Bangor Road in Ellsworth Monday morning sent one person to the hospital with serious injuries.
Ellsworth Police say the accident happened near the intersection with the Christian Ridge Road. An initial investigation of the crash suggests that a vehicle crossed the center line and hit another vehicle head-on.
The impact sent the second vehicle into a third, causing minor damage to that vehicle. According to the Ellsworth American, one passenger from the vehicle that crossed the center line was taken to Northern Light Eastern Maine Medical Center in Bangor with potentially life-threatening injuries.
The names of the people involved in the accident have not been released. There's no word on whether anyone else was hurt.
Traffic was backed up on all roads leading into and out of downtown Ellsworth, while police cleared the scene and investigated the accident.
25 Must-Visit Places In Ellsworth
The bustling and scenic town of Ellsworth has a lot of history, old and new and lots of experiences to have, old and new. Whether you want to take a train ride, take the kids to the park, get a sweet tattoo, treat yourself or find that after-party early morning breakfast, here are 25 businesses and locations to really get some memorable experiences at the good vibes town Downeast Maine, Ellsworth.
Stay In This Maine Airbnb Complete With A Caboose
This train is going nowhere and that's all right with us.
Wow, take a peek at this Airbnb listed
at $140 a night in Knox
, right down the road in Waldo County. This cool and unique little setting featuring a cabin and caboose is located on farmland and can sleep up to 8 people. With 3 bedrooms and two baths, it's listed at $140 a night and looks like it would be a whole lot of fun.
The caboose itself was a working train car and part of the Maine Central Railroad up until 1992. Just imagine the train workers that stayed within it and the miles that it racked up all across Maine.
How could you not love a stay where chances are that you may interact with an emu and a Great Pyrenees Belly dog?
And the caboose looks to come in real handy if you have kids, who can sleep there while you have the cabin all to yourselves!
95% of the guests that have stayed here have given it a 5-star rating so sign us up! Let's take a peek.