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Fatal Crash in Wesley - Nov. 27, 2017

On November 26 at approximately 6:24pm the Washington County RCC received a 911 call reporting an accident on Rt 192 in the town of Wesley. The caller advised a vehicle was blocking the roadway and someone was trapped under the vehicle. The RCC Dispatched Deputies, Wesley Fire Department and Downeast ambulance. The Maine Warden Service and State Police also responded to the crash. Upon arrival Emergency crews confirmed a single vehicle was traveling toward Machias, lost control and had rolled over in the roadway . The operator of the 2009 Nissan, Asia Wells 26 of East Machias was partially ejected from the vehicle and died at the scene. The crash scene remains under investigation by the Sheriff's Office but speed or alcohol are not a factor in the crash.

Chief Deputy Michael Crabtree