18-year-old dies in truck accident in Northfield

NORTHFIELD, Maine (NEWS CENTER) — Police are investigating the death of an 18-year-old from Marshfield  after his truck crashed into a blueberry truck on Route 192 in Northfield.

Police say around 2:00 p.m. on Monday, August 7, Cameron Roberts, along with a 16 year-old passenger were driving in Northfield in a white Chevy pickup when it collided with a Cherryfield Foods Inc. truck hauling blueberries.

Officials say Roberts died at the scene.

The jaws of life were used to get the 16-year-old out of the truck and he was taken to a hospital in Bangor via helicopter.

The driver of the blueberry truck, Shawn Spraue, had only minor injuries and was taken to Down East Community Hospital. 

 

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